Welcome to Washington Conservation District.

Our mission is to enhance, protect, and preserve the natural resources of Washington County through conservation projects, technical guidance, and educational services to citizens and local government.

Encouraging voluntary conservation efforts since 1942

  


News & Events

Upcoming Events - info and registration

* To request a site visit, sign-up online or call the main line at 651-330-8220.

The WCD is happy to welcome back our Minnesota Conservation Corps Apprentice from last year, Michael Sandager. Read the full press release here


Request for ProposalsWCD seeks proposals from experienced, creative fabrication contractors to design, produce and install 10-15 boat launch signs to prompt behavior to prevent the spread of Aquatic Invasive Species.  Proposals due July 31, 2015 at 4:00p.m. Project deliverable, timeline and budget and more information available here. 


Press Release: Washington Conservation District receives award for innovative "Turtle Tunnel" - congratulations to all! 


Art on Display: In partnership with the White Bear Center for the Arts, we are excited to showcase the work of several local artists at the Washington Conservation Center. Click here to learn more about current artwork on display. 

Grecian foxglove alert! Learn more about this noxious weed that has been found in Washington County: Notice & Plant Info


Learn about Clean Water Land and Legacy projects happening in Washington County.

To learn about education opportunities or projects you can do in your area, check out our education page

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Calendar

Office Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm

Contact us: 455 Hayward Ave. N., Oakdale, 55128,  651-330-8220. 

***NEW START TIME for board meetings*** 

Monthly Board Meetings are the second Wednesday of each month at 2:00pm.  See past board agendas and minutes >> 

Upcoming Events - info and registration


NEW! Conservation Project Map: The WCD has worked with urban and rural landowners on conservation projects around Washington County - more than 1200 total! Check out our new on-line map to see and learn about the many projects in our county.  

NEW! Conservation Project Map: The WCD has worked with urban and rural landowners on conservation projects around Washington County - more than 1200 total! Check out our new on-line map to see and learn about the many projects in our county.