Our Mission

The Vanderburgh County Soil & Water Conservation District wants you to know:

  • Our Mission is to provide quality conservation services resulting in a balance between natural resources, social change and profitability within Vanderburgh County by fostering innovative partnersips.
  • Our Function is to provide information about soil, water and related natural resource conservation; identify and prioritize local soil and water resource concerns; and connect land users to sources of education, technical and financial assistance to impelement conservation practices and technologies.
  • Our critical natural resource issues are soil erosion and soil health, water quality and wildlife habitat.
  • We serve current and future citizens of Vanderburgh County emphasizing agricultural, urban and suburban communitites.