News & Events




DCSWCD Winter Newsletter now available!

The DCSWCD 2019 Winter Newsletter  is now  available. Take a look to learn about the great projects the District has been working on!


DCSWCD accepting applications for Summer 2019 Internship

Dutchess County Soil and Water is currently accepting applications for interns for 2019. The deadline to apply is March 22, 2019. Please review the Summer Internship Announcement for more information.


Five Steps to Meet Conservation Compliance-

USDA recently posted an article on how to meet conservation compliance. This must be done in order to be eligible to receive many USDA benefits, including loans, disaster assistance, federal crop insurance premium subsidies and conservation assistance. The purpose of conservation compliance is to reduce soil loss by erosion and also to protect wetlands. The article details 5 Steps to meet Conservation Compliance and can be viewed at the link below.

Click here to view the entire article.

Upcoming Events


Contractor Erosion and Sediment Control Training

April 4th, 2019 8AM-1PM at the Farm and Home Center, 2715 Route 44 Millbrook NY

Register online or by filling out the Registration Form

If you have any questions please contact the office at (845) 677-8011 x 3



DCSWCD Annual Seedling Sale

The DCSWCD Annual Seedling Sale information is now available. Orders can be placed online at or by filling out the 2019 Seedling Sale Fillable Order Form

Pick up dates are Friday April 26th 9Am-6PM and Saturday April 27th 9AM-12PM

The deadline to order is March 22. If you have any questions please contact the office at (845) 677-8011 x 3