Wells County Soil & Water Conservation District

117 West Harvest Road • Bluffton, IN 46714 • 260-824-0624 ext. 3

The District works to provide technical, financial, and educational services
to help Wells County land users conserve soil, water, and related natural resources.

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Each county in Indiana has a soil and water conservation district (SWCD).  Indiana’s conservation districts are structured for local leadership.  The Wells County Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) is a subdivision of state government led by a local five-member board of Supervisors.

The SWCD provides leadership and administers programs to help people conserve, improve and sustain our natural resources through education and technical assistance.

  • Provides information and technical assistance to landowners through partnerships with local, state and federal agencies.
  • Assists landowners with planning and installation of conservation practices.
  • Provides financial assistance for projects that conserve, improve and sustain our natural resources.
  • Provides information and programs that address natural resource education needs in Wells County.
  • Recognizes landowners for their efforts to protect and enhance our environment by the wise use of our natural resources.
  • Partners with the Rock Creek Conservancy District, and serves as a member of the Upper Wabash River Basin Commission to further natural resource conservation efforts.

Thank you to our generous supporters of Wells County Soil and Water Conservation District (2015 Affiliate Members).

Affiliate Members List 2016

The Wells Co. Soil & Water Conservation District meetings are held the second Tuesday of each month at 6:00 p.m. at the NRCS/SWCD office, 117. W. Harvest Road, Bluffton, IN.

The agenda is posted at the office location.  The meetings are open to the public, and the public is encouraged to attend.