Most people agree that conservation works best when people who live and work in an area learn to take care of their own natural resources. As legal sub-divisions of Washington State government, conservation districts are self-governed by a five-member volunteer board that establishes local priorities and sets policy. The Asotin County Conservation District (ACCD) Board is composed of local farmers, landowners, and concerned citizens and is dedicated to maintaining Asotin County's renewable natural resources.
The ACCD's mission is to provide voluntary, incentive based options that support working landscapes while protecting and enhancing our natural resources. Its priorities and goals include:
Protection and improvement of surface and groundwater quality
Watershed planning and implementation
Riparian restoration and enhancement
Community wildfire prevention & protection
Fish and wildlife habitat enhancement
These goals are met through ACCD's extensive technical assistance and public outreach programs. ACCD's volunteer board of supervisors, guides and administers the ACCD's programs to provide education and on-the-ground assistance to our cooperators. ACCD staff works with private partners, local, state and federal government agencies, agricultural and environmental organizations, and other conservation districts. The ACCD is funded through grants, an annual native plant sale, and state general fund money requiring a dollar-for-dollar match.
To our 2019 Annual Meeting Sponsors - Thank you!!!
Blue Mountain Agri-Support
Cramer Fish Sciences, Reid Camp
Emily Ashby, Banner Bank
Casey & Gail Hagenah
Happy Day Restaurants
Mike Atchison, Leading Edge Aviation
Murray Fisheries, Remi Murray
Napa Auto Parts
Roosters Waterfront Restaurant
Brain Sangster, Sangster Carpentry and Construction
Dan and Ann Sangster
Schurmans True Value Hardware
Stonebraker Mcquary Insurance