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Coles County Soil & Water Conservation District

Embarras River Watershed Farmer Meeting Scheduled

Do you farm or own ground in the Embarras River Watershed? We want your input to identify resource concerns and solutions to aid with the update of the Embarras River Watershed Plan. When: Thursday, January 23, 2020,  from 8:00-10:00 AM…
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Notice of Election of Directors

To all owners and occupiers of lands lying within the boundaries of Coles County Soil and Water Conservation District: Notice is hereby given that an election will be held on the 6th day of February 2020 from 7:00am to 5:30pm…
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Sponsors Sought for Arbor Day

Although it may not feel like spring outside yet, we are anticipating warmer weather and that means gearing up to teach Coles County’s third graders all about trees this Arbor Day! Every third grade classroom that we visit will be…
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Have You Submitted Your 2019 STAR Field Forms?

This free tool was designed by the Champaign County Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) to motivate those making cropping decisions to use the “best management practices” that will ultimately meet the goals of the Illinois Nutrient Loss Reduction Strategy…
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Photo Contest Open Until April 30

Are you an amateur photographer residing in Coles County who would like a chance to enter your photos in a local, state, and nationwide contest? The Coles County SWCD is sponsoring a conservation photo contest to recognize individuals whose pictures…
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E-Recycling Collection: Tues., Nov. 12th, 9AM

The e-recycling collection trailer will arrive at the SWCD office at 9 am, and we will collect items until 11am or the trailer is full… whichever happens first! Most electronics will be accepted, but if you have questions or aren’t…
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