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"Guarding & Enhancing Our Natural Resources for Tomorrow"

Located in Northern New York, just forty miles from Canada,  Lewis County is home to the Black River Valley, the Adirondack Park and the Tug Hill Plateau. 
Our goal is to assist our local farmers and citizens in protecting and enhancing the natural resources and ecology of our beautiful county.

What's Happening:


We continue to operate from our temporary location, Room 104 at 5960 Main Street, Glenfield NY (The former Glenfield Elementary School).  Enter through the side entrance.  This will be our home until our new office is completed on the corner of NYS Rte 812 and the East Road.
*It is field season and all staff are currently working from one room. 
Please call ahead to make an appointme
nt so we can best serve you!* 
                                                                                                                                                                    Thank You!


Fall Fish Fingerling Sale:
All orders due by September 28th. 
Pick up at 5960 Main Street Glenfield NY at 10:00 AM Friday, October 6th.  


September 26th -Water Quality Coordinating Committee Trash Bash:
There will be no formal September business meeting of the Lewis County Water Quality Coordinating Committee as members will be conducting the 2023 Eatonville Trash Bash.  Members and Volunteers are asked to meet at 9:00AM on September 26th at the District Office 5960 Main Street, Glenfield NY.

October 9th - Closed:
The SWCD will be CLOSED Monday, October 9th in observance of Columbus Day.

October 10th- Soil & Water Board Meeting:
The SWCD Board of Directors monthly meeting will be held Tuesday, October 10th at 10:00AM at the District Office 5960 Main Street, Glenfield NY.

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  • Rentals
    • 15' No-Till Drill
    •   7' No-Till Seeder
    • Skidder Bridges
  • Soil Group Worksheets
  • Municipal Hydroseeding
  • Dry Hydrant Design
  • Mined Land Reclamation Plans
  • Invasive Species Management
  • Geographic information System
  • Water Quality
  • Erosion Control
  • Technical Assistance
  • Permit Assistance
  • Environmental Assessments
  • Water Sample Drop Off Point


  • Ag Non-Point Source Funding Opportunities (AgNPS)
  • Agricultural Environmental Management (AEM)
  • Finger Lakes Lake Ontario Watershed Protection Alliance (FLLOWPA)
  • NYS Grown & Certified Program
  • Annual Tree & Shrub Sale
  • Annual Fish Fingerling Sale


  • Progressive Agriculture      Safety Day (R)
  • FFA Land Judging Competition
  • Conservation Field Day
  • Family Farm Day
  • Black River Watershed Conference
  • Riverfest
  • Soil Health Workshops
  • Project Tours
  • Classroom Educational Events
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