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 and Low Volume 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.
Request for Proposals
NCCD is seeking proposals for 10
conservation plans that will be
funded through a PA DEP
Chesapeake Bay Special Projects Grant.
Click here for more information.
Click here for our 2015 Annual Report.
Click here for our summer edition of
NCCD Board Meeting
October 6, 2016 at 7pm
NCCD EE Center
**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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