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Welcome to Green County Land and Water Conservation Department

Wildlife Habitat Improvement

Farmland Preservation

Welcome to the Land and Water Conservation Department of Green County, Wisconsin.

 

Coordination of natural resource management and environmental enhancement activities within county boundaries. Individual staff assistance is provided to landowners and operators in the development of conservation plans and the survey, design, layout, and construction inspection of conservation practices.  Programs administered by the Land & Water Conservation Department:

  • Soil conservation
  • Water quality improvement
  • Groundwater protection
  • Nonpoint water pollution abatement
  • Erosion control
  • Wildlife habitat improvement and damage abatement
  • Farmland preservation
  • Streambank improvement
Feb
3
Wed
Virtual Nutrient Management Training @ 2021 Virtual Nutrient Management Training for Farmers
Feb 3 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Virtual training on the background of a Nutrient Management Plan.  Training starts at 10am with breaks built in until 3pm.  Same training offered each day.  Please sign up at least 3 days in advance of the training date you’d like to attend.

Feb
4
Thu
Land & Water Conservation Committee Meeting @ Green County Courthouse board room
Feb 4 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Meetings are held monthly on the first Thursday of the month, after the first Wednesday. They are open to the public. They start at 9:30am except during winter months, then they start at 10:00am.
Feb
11
Thu
WI Cover Crop Conference @ online
Feb 11 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm