441 Plum Creek Road, Sunbury, PA 17801 • Phone: (570) 495-4665 • FAX: (570) 988-4488
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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.

 

News

Affiliate Drive
NCCD's 2017 affiliate drive has begun!
Click here for more information on how to
become an NCCD Affiliate member today.

Current Publications

Click here for our 2015 Annual Report.

Click here for our winter edition of
"Conservation Matter
s."

Upcoming Events

Manure Management Workshop
January 23, 2017
8am - 12pm
Martz's Garm Farm, Dalmatia

Manure Management Workshop
February 1, 2017
8am - 4pm
NCCD EE Center

NCCD Board Meeting
February 2, 2017 at 12:30pm
NCCD EE Center

Manure Management Workshop
February 16, 2017
8am - 12pm
Tractor Supply, Milton

Office Closed for Presidents' Day
February 20, 2017

Manure Management Workshop
February 24, 2017
8am - 4pm
NCCD EE Center

NCCD Board Meeting
March 2, 2017 at 12:30pm
NCCD EE Center

NCCD Winter Forum
March 7, 2017
Revival Tabernacle, Watsontown

Soil Health Conference
March 9, 2017
8:30am - 3:30pm
Pine Barn Inn, Danville

Manure Management Workshop
March 10, 2017
8am - 12pm
Rovendale Ag, Watsontown


**List of 2017 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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