Helping to Conserve, Maintain and
Improve Scioto County’s Natural Resources.
Health and Cover Crop Workshop
Don't miss out on this great opportunity to learn more about the
health of your soil and get the latest on cover crops. Making
the most out of your soil can help increase production and reduce
costs. Sign up to join us for this great workshop in Piketon,
Ohio at the OSU South Center on June 8th. Plus, total
registration cost is only $10! Participants will get 2 free
soil tests through Scioto or Lawrence County Soil & Water
Conservation Districts and a new Soil Quality Test Kit.
CSI: Shawnee Registration
Registration is now open for the 2013 summer science camp CSI:
Shawnee. Conservation Science Investigations is the theme of
the camp and campers will get the opportunity to explore nature,
learn science skills, and work with professionals in natural
resource and science fields. Camp is open to students just
completing 5th, 6th, or 7th grades. Thanks to a generous grant
from The Scioto Foundation this camp is being offered at the
tremendous value of $25 (do not send money now).
Registration is on a first come- first serve basis. Questions?
call or email Kate Sowards at
firstname.lastname@example.org / 740-259-9231
Horses Workshop (Spots
Still Available - Register Now!)
Scioto and Lawrence County's Soil and Water Conservation Districts
are holding a Forage for Horses workshop on May 11th at the Ohio
Horse Park in Franklin Furnace, Ohio. ODNR expert Bob Hendershot
will be among those presenting. See link for details.
Space is limited so register today:
Here is a great list of things to keep your child busy this summer.
Includes regular weekly activites, special events, and some of the
area summer camps.
District News Clips
Scioto SWCD would like to thank all of our amazing tree sale
customers! This year's tree sale was one of the most
successful in recent years. Thank you!!
Northwest Mohawks represented Scioto County in the Area
Envirothon. Northwest Team 1 placed 7th and Northwest Team 2
placed 11th out of 47 teams competing from througout Southeastern
A huge THANK YOU to The Scioto Foundation! Scioto SWCD's grant
request has been approved and thanks to the funding The Scioto
Foundation will be providing our upcoming CSI: Shawnee Conservation
Science Camp will be offered at a significant discout.
(Details about the camp and application information available
High School Poster
Contest Deadline is April 26th
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