Education

BRIEF SUMMARY OF ADDITIONAL
OPERATIONAL & EDUCATIONAL ACTIVITIES

 

 

Service was provided to municipalities, developers, consultants, and citizens requesting soils information,  and conservation planning through the District

The District assisted the VA Dept. of Forestry in the acorn collection for various hardwood planting efforts and programs and other programs offered

The District is a member of the National Association of Conservation Districts and the Virginia Association of Soil and Water Conservation Districts

The District sponsors two PCHS students to attend annual VASWCD Youth Conservation Camp

       

The District assisted VDACS with the Virginia Century Farm Program

 

The District works with the county, Town of Stuart and the Patrick County Chamber of Commerce in the county litter pick up campaign and secured certificates to citizens and businesses that participated and recycling awareness

 

The District works with the county in promoting the oil recycling program at the Patrick County Transfer Station

 

Provide the public with contacts for technical and non-technical information relating to other county, state and federal agencies.  (Examples Army Corps of Engineers, County E & S Inspector, county businesses and contractors)