The district office is open for business, but the door will be kept locked.
If you do need to visit our office please knock or call 740-259-9231 ext. 4 and we will meet you at the door to talk with you.
At this time due to USDA federal guidance we are not allowed to let anyone in the office.
Thank you for your understanding as we all work through this current situation
2020 CSI Shawnee Camp:
It is with deep regrets, that after much deliberation with all of our partners for the 2020 CSI Camp, we have decided to cancel the camp scheduled at Camp Oyo for July 20 thru 22.
With the current guidelines of social distancing and groups of no larger than 10 people , we have decided that for the health and welfare of all of the youth and staff involved to not hold the camp this year.
We are very hopefull that we will be able to have CSI Camp again in 2021. Please check our website early next year for information on camp.
Thank you to the Scioto Foundation and everyone that has made this camp possible in the past.
The Scioto Soil and Water Conservation District’s Board of Supervisors will meet in 2020 on the first Tuesday of every month at 8:00 a.m. at the Lucasville Service Center at 12167 State Route 104, Lucasville, Ohio. The first meeting of 2020 will be held on Tuesday, January 7, 2020. The Scioto Soil and Water Conservation District promises to be a customer-focused, results-oriented organization that provides leadership in conserving and improving natural resources. The district provides a partnership effort to help conserve, maintain, and improve natural resources. Anyone interested in conservation practices can find more on the district website or call the district office at 740-259-9231 ext. 4. The District was formed in 1946 as a legally organized subdivision of the State of Ohio that is governed by a volunteer Board of Supervisors elected by Scioto County residents. The 2020 supervisors are: Thomas Turner, Wheelersburg, James L Pertuset, Portsmouth, William L (Bill) Lewis, Lucasville, David Otworth, Franklin Furnace, and Loretta McClure, Wheelersburg. Meetings are open to the public and the media. If you would like to receive notices about special meetings, meeting topics or time and date changes for regular meetings, please contact the district administrator:
12167A State Route 104
Lucasville, OH 45648 740-259-921 ext. 4
2020 Regular Meeting Dates
January 7 February 4
March 3 April 7
July 7 August 4
Annual Meeting August 25 - CANCELLED
September 1 October 6
November 3 December 1
USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service
Working Lands for Northern Bobwhites
Are you a livestock producer interested in maximizing cattle productivity while helping wildlife such as the northern bobwhite quail and other grassland songbirds in need on your land? If so you can contact your local USDA Service Center to learn about the Working Lands for Wildlife program and get started.
This program is designed to help livestock and wildlife prosper together using native warm season grasses and other wildlife habitat practices.
NRCS accepts applications for conservation programs on a continuous basis. For more information on managing native forages for cattle, visit or call our office for more details.
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