441 Plum Creek Road, Sunbury, PA 17801 • Phone: (570) 495-4665 • FAX: (570) 988-4488
Office Hours 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday • Email • Directions to the office • County Implementation Plan • Annual Work Plan
The NCCD, formed in 1943 under the Conservation District Law, is a subdivision of state government and is one of 66 Conservation Districts throughout the state of Pennsylvania. The purpose of the Conservation District is to promote protection, maintenance, improvement, and wise use of the land, water, and other natural resources.
The Northumberland County Conservation District offers programs to educate and assist county residents and business owners about the proper protection of land and water resources.
Our programs include:
- Erosion and Sedimentation Control
- National Pollution Discharge Elimination System (NPDES)
- Dam Safety and Waterway Management
- Environmental Education
- Nutrient Management
- Chesapeake Bay Program
- Dirt & Gravel Roads
- Agricultural Land Preservation
- Watershed Protection and Education
Our services include:
- Topo Maps
- Northumberland County Soil Survey Books
For right-to-know requests, please click here.
4th Annual Winter Forum
Our annual Winter Forum is scheduled for
March 1, 2016 at the
Revival Tabernacle in Watsontown.
Click here for registration information.
Click here for information on being a vendor.
2016 Affiliate Drive Underway
Click here for more information on how to
become an NCCD Affiliate Member
Survey to Credit Farmers
for their Conservation Efforts
Please click here to complete this survey.
Click here for our winter edition of
Cover Crop Discussion
February 16, 2016 at 8:30am
Pine Hurst Acres, Danville
NCCD Winter Forum
March 1, 2016 from 9am-1pm
Revival Tabernacle, Watsontown
CREP Open House
March 2, 2016 from 9am-3pm
Shade Mountain Winery, Middleburg
NCCD Board Meeting
March 3, 2016 at 12:30pm
NCCD EE Center
Soil Health Conference
March 17, 2016 from 8am-4pm
Pine Barn Inn, Danville
**List of 2016 Affiliate Members**
There are many ways to get involved with the NCCD. We welcome your involvement, as well as your ideas and input!
The NCCD has been in existence since 1943. The history of conservation districts is rooted in serving the agriculture community. In fact, conservation districts were born to help alleviate the soil erosion crisis of the Dust Bowl era. Today, conservation districts have grown to serve a much greater variety of issues. Not only do we serve the agriculture community, but we also work with contractors, municipalities, watershed organizations, and YOU!
Check the Get Involved section of our website for more information.
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