Our mission is to conserve, protect, and enhance our resources for current and future generations by providing information and assistance to landowners, operators, and residents of Madison County.

Public Meetings & Events: Join Us!

Upcoming SWCD Board Meetings

Regular Meeting:
Wednesday, March 20, 2024 at 8:30 a.m.
Madison County USDA Service Center

Meetings are open to the public.
To register or to request accommodations, please contact the office 48 hours in advance.

News & Announcements:

2024 Summer Internship

2024 Summer Internship

The Madison County Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) is offering a summer internship in 2024. The internship is open to current college students (including spring 2024 graduates) majoring in a field of study related to agriculture, conservation, and other relevant studies as listed in the announcement. The intern will assist the SWCD with various activities … Read more

Madison SWCD Thanks 2023 Supporters

Madison SWCD Thanks 2023 Supporters

Madison County Soil and Water Conservation District would like to thank all of the businesses and individuals who contributed to our 2023 fundraising campaign.  The funds raised were instrumental in supporting our summer intern, part-time technician, and student scholarship! Our summer intern helped with CRP status reviews, assisted staff with field work and office projects, … Read more

Scholarships for Class of 2024

Scholarships for Class of 2024

High school seniors graduating this spring who plan to pursue studies in conservation or agriculture are encouraged to apply for the Conservation Scholarships offered by Conservation Districts of Iowa (CDI) in partnership with local Soil and Water Conservation Districts (SWCD).  Application forms and scholarship rules are available on CDI’s website: https://cdiowa.org/get-involved/scholarships/ Applications must be submitted to … Read more

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