Seneca Conservation District has been a staple in the community serving Seneca County since 1949. Our knowledge and expertise in natural resources allows us to provide you with the resources you need to address the conservation issues of your home, backyard, or residential community.
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- Tree planters an soil probes to rent
- Rain Barrels and Marking flags for purchase
- Tile Camera for rent to inspect drain tile, sewer outlets, or catch basins for condition/obstructions
- Historical aerial imagery of Seneca County with maps dating back to 1939
We Help with:
- Nutrient Management– proper lawn fertilization & mowing guidance
- Improving Soil Health– through gardening cover crops, composting, or vermiculture
- Responsible Water Quality and Quantity Issues– from surface and subsurface runoff
- Protecting Wildlife Habitat– with food, water, and shelter enhancements for all types of animals, including advice on food and pollinator plots
- Conservation Education– resources tailored to adult and youth audiences in all mediums
- Investigations of wildlife damage and nuisance complaints
- Drainage and floodplain neighbor issues
- On-site consulting to attract (or deter) wildlife
- Sustainable living assistance
- Guidance to local officials to protect or restore natural resources
- Technical and educational presentations to small and large groups
- Seneca County Floodplain Management Program
- Seneca County Ditch Maintenance Program
- Three areas for public nature access throughout the year: Miller Conservation Farm, Kelbley Wildlife Area, and Red Fox Wildlife Area
Looking to learn more about soil health and what you can do to improve the soil health in your backyard or garden? Come to our Backyard Soil Health Event!
Do you want to learn how to attract or deter animals in your backyard? We can help you!
Are you a student part of a wildlife research project? Check out the Student Wildlife Research Symposium!
Looking for ways to teach conservation in your classroom? Teach soil health!
Happy fall! Here’s a poem about September to get you ready for chilly days, fall colors, and the smell of pumpkin pie!
SCD and the family of Tia Rice are proud to announce two scholarship winners in memory of Tia! Meet the students who received the awards!
Seneca Conservation District is proud to honor Dave Cassidy with the 2017 Outstanding Conservation Farmer award. Thank you Dave for all that you have done for conservation!
How much do you know about the invasion of the Asian carp?
An outbreak of EHD is expected in Ohio deer this year.