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BROOME COUNTY SOIL & WATER CONSERVATION DISTRICT
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Winter 2019
Newsletter

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Mission Statement:

"It is the mission of the Broome County Soil & Water Conservation District to assist citizens and units of local government in making sound decisions concerning the management of soil, water, and related natural resources"

Assisting with the County's Natural Resources
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Please note, our number is now in the USDA phone tree,
to reach us call 607-724-9268 Extension 5.

Spring Tree Sale

2019 Spring Seedling Sale information is
now available on our District sales page


NOTE – ONLY ONE PROGRAM THIS YEAR –
ALL FISH SPECIES OFFERED THIS SPRING

Fish Sale

Spring Fish Sale information is now
available on our District Sales page

 

Tree Tubes for Sale PROTECT YOUR TREE SEEDLINGS!
Available at our District Office:   4’ tree tubes  10 for $32.00

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2017 Enviroflies Team

Broome County 2018 Regional Envirothon Results:

1st PLACE – UNION-ENDICOTT “PUSILLANIMOUS PISMIRES"

The UNION-ENDICOTT “PUSILLANIMOUS PISMIRES" went on to place 33rd  out of 45 teams in the statewide Envirothon competition in Geneva, NY

2nd PLACE – Union-Endicott "U-E Science Union Community Club"
           
3rd PLACE – Chenango Forks "Tree Huggers"

Thanks to all the high schools that participated: Chenango Forks, Chenango Valley, Deposit, Union-Endicott, and Windsor high schools.

Also – THANK YOU TO ALL THOSE WHO DONATED TO MAKE THIS EVENT POSSIBLE.

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The Broome County Soil & Water Conservation District was formed on July 11, 1944 and provides information and technical assistance to municipalities & landowners.

Through partnerships the District promotes a cooperative approach to natural resource issues.

Among the Districts programs and services are: Water Quality and Conservation, Nonpoint Source Pollution Control, Erosion and Sediment Control, Drainage Assessments, Technical Assistance of Flooding Issues, Stormwater Management, Pond Assistance, Environmental Education & Planning, Nutrient Management, Grazing, Watershed Management, Agricultural Value Assessments, Hydroseeding, No-Till Drill Rental, Fish Stocking, and Tree & Shrub Seedling Program.

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The Broome County SWCD & USDA Agencies prohibit any discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, and marital or family status.

To contact us:
Phone: 607-724-9268 x5
1163 Upper Front Street
Binghamton , NY 13905