|Paulding Soil & Water Conservation|
|Serving Paulding County, One Person At A Time|
New Announcements coming soon!
Paulding SWCD would like to welcome our new Education Specialist to our team!
Contact her today to schedule a presentation for both adults and classrooms!
Planting the Right Trees to Meet Your Needs
Trees are a vital part of our community and wildlife in Paulding County. Trees can provide you with shade, a serene atmosphere, provide natural cover for vital wildlife, as well as increase your property value. According to the USDA Forest Service, “Healthy, mature trees add an average of 10 percent to a property’s value.” Planting trees are a true investment in not only our environment, but your property for the future. The Paulding Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) is holding their Annual Tree Seedling Event now through March 1, 2015. This year the event will offer over 20 different varieties of trees to meet your needs. The Paulding SWCD is able to work one on one with landowners to help determine the trees that best fit for your own unique soil types based on the location of the property. We invite you to visit the Paulding SWCD office to acquire more information about the many different trees available and to determine what trees can meet your needs. As an Ohioan, show your true spirit for the Ohio State Buckeyes by capitalizing in our feature tree, “The Ohio Buckeye.” If you would like an order form please stop into the Paulding SWCD office located in the Extension Building at the fairgrounds, contact us at 419-399-4771 or visit our website at pauldingswcd.org or “Like Us” on Facebook at Paulding Soil and Water Conservation District. We look forward to working with you to help with your tree planting needs.
By Staci Miller
Paulding SWCD, Education Specialist
Click HERE to find out about the latest programs and cost sharing available through Paulding SWCD!
**Board Meeting Schedule**
January 16, 2015
February 11, 2015
March 11, 2015
April 8, 2015
Meetings are subject to change.
Meetings are held the second Wednesday of the month at the OSU Extension Building.
How did we measure up in 2013?
77 School/Adult Presentations Given with a Total Attendance over 1900!
Over 50 Articles placed in local and surrounding newspapers
75+ Rentals of the Black Swamp Nature Center
30+ Rentals of Equipment
To Top It Off.......Our new Technician dove right into projects!
Black Swamp Park Paving Project Funds 100% Raised and Project Completed.
Next step, the Black Swamp Nature Center Building Parking Area!