DISTRICTS IN ACTION:
The 2018 Legislative Session begins on February 12.  More information on the Budget Session can be found on the website.  Information on bills can be found by clicking here.

REGISTER NOW for the Conservation District & Special District Training.  Click here to download the flyer. 

2018 Arbor Day Poster Contest Open

Wyoming State Forestry Division and Wyoming Project Learning Tree (WY PLT) are teaming up again this year to hold the annual Wyoming State Arbor Day poster contest. This year Wyoming will celebrate its 130th Arbor Day.

The contest is open to all Wyoming fourth and fifth grade students, including home-schooled, private and public.  Students are invited to create a poster no larger than 14 by 18 inches in size that depicts the theme To Be a Tree. The winner will receive $100, their framed poster and a plaque.  The winners teacher will also receive $100. Second place will receive $50 and their framed poster.

Contest deadline is March 23, 2018. Please see the WY PLT website wyomingplt.org for all contest rules or contact state program coordinator Jessica Halverson at 307-283-2954 or jessica.halverson1@gmail.com for more information.

2017 winning poster by Faith Anderson of Yoder, WY.



Joe Parsons, Saratoga-Encampment-Rawlins CD was selected as the 2017 Outstanding Employee at the WACD convention held in November. 

Susan Holmes, Sheridan County CD was selected as the 2017 Outstanding Supervisor.

   


Wyoming Assn. of Conservation Districts | 517 E. 19th Street | Cheyenne, WY 82001 | (307) 632-5716 phone | (307) 638-4099 fax

Mission: The Wyoming Association of Conservation Districts provides leadership for the conservation of Wyoming's soil and water resources, promotes the control of soil erosion, promotes and protects the quality of Wyoming's waters, reduce siltation of stream channels and reservoirs, promote wise use of Wyoming's water, and all other natural resources, preserve and enhance wildlife habitat, protect the tax base and promote the health, safety and general welfare of the citizens of this state through a responsible conservation ethic.