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Position Announcement for the Knox County Soil and Water Conservation District

The Knox County Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) is a subdivision of state government and is governed locally by a five-member Board of Supervisors and with the support of Associate Supervisors. The SWCD exists to promote the responsible use, … Continue reading

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April Weed of the Month: Periwinkle

See our April Weed of the Month fact-sheet here.

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75th Anniversary Annual Meeting!

We will be holding a special annual meeting this year to celebrate our 75th anniversary as a Soil and Water Conservation District! Tickets are free, but please RSVP by Wednesday, February 22nd. We need a head count in order to … Continue reading

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February Weed of the Month: Garlic Mustard

Check out the Weed of the Month fact sheet on Garlic Mustard here.

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Knox County Invasive Plant Species Management Cost Share Program

The Knox County Soil & Water Conservation District is pleased to announce that we are accepting applications for its new Invasive Plant Species Management Cost Share Program on private lands. We are targeting landowners with natural areas (e.g. woods, wetlands, … Continue reading

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January Weed of the Month: Tree of Heaven

View the fact sheet here.

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Tri-County SWCD’s host Cover Crop Breakfast: 2/9/17

Through a partnership with the Alcoa Foundation, The Nature Conservancy and the Soil & Water Conservation Districts of Pike, Dubois and Gibson Counties, there will be a Cover Crop Breakfast on Thursday, February 9th, 2017. This event is FREE to … Continue reading

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Weed of the Month for December 2016: Wintercreeper

Here’s a link to the fact sheet: Weed of the Month for December 2016

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October 2016 Weed of the Month: Japanese Stiltgrass

Check out this pdf for information on Japanese Stiltgrass: October 2016 Weed of the Month

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Knox County CWMA’s Pulling for Bats!

When: October 29th from 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM Where: The Nature Center at Ouabache Trails (3500 N. Lower Fort Knox Rd., Vincennes, IN 47591) Contact: Will Drews @ willem.drews@in.nacdnet.net or (812) 882-8210 ext. 119 Details: Our bats eat tons … Continue reading

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