Conservation District

Conservation District

County Conservation Districts operate under the belief that conservation works best when local people, those who live and work in the area, play an active role in managing their natural resources. Because Conservation Districts are familiar with local issues, they are able to manage the resources of a particular area.

Office Location & Mailing Address: 850 Washington Street, St. Marys, PA 15857

2016 Annual Report2015 Annual Report2014 Annual Report 2013 Annual Report 2012 Annual Report 2012 Strategic…
Contact Information: Steven Putt, District ManagerKate Yetzer, Resource Conservation TechnicianStephanie Stoughton, Watershed TechnicianDavid Stubber, Solid…
Contest Rules (click here)2015 Photo Contest Winners:1st Place Adult: "Barn Swallow" by Melinda Marconi2nd Place…
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Board of Directors: Russ Braun, Chairman Mike Hovatter, Vice-Chairman Matt Quesenberry, Commissioner Jerry Olsen, Public…
The Elk County Conservation District has Level II delegation from the PA Department of Environmental…
Erosion & Sediment Pollution Control Plans An erosion and sediment pollution control plan is a…
The plan may require review and approval from the Elk County Conservation District prior to…
Some earth moving projects may require a National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) permit for…
Accelerated Erosion – The removal of the surface of the land through the combined action…
Background Information: Any proposed activity or structure located in or along a stream or wetland…
General Permits (GPs) were created for activities or structures that do not pose a significant…
Streams are bodies of water that carry along a clearly defined path, called a channel.…
Wetlands are identified based on wetland hydrology, wetland plant communities, and hydric soils. Wetland hydrology…
The purpose of the Agriculture program in the conservation district is to assist farmers, livestock…
On October 29, 2011 the PA Department of Environmental Protection released a revised Manure Management…
Pennsylvania’s Chapter 102 (Erosion and Sediment Control and Stormwater Management Regulations) have existed since 1972.…
New Culvert & Concrete Headwall Locks Hill Road (T359), Jones Township, 2011 Pennsylvania's Dirt &…
Noxious & Invasive Weed Survey In 2010, 2011 and 2012 the Elk County Conservation District…
Background Information: The gypsy moth was introduced into the U.S. in 1869. In Medford Massachusetts…
The West Creek Wetland Learning center is a cooperative effort between the County of Elk,…
Goals of the Program Monitor drinking water supplies in Elk County Collect base-line water quality…
A watershed is the area of land where all of the water that falls in…
WHEN: The 6th Annual Les Haas Memorial Trail Challenge will feature a 14k run, 7K…
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ELK COUNTY

Elk County Courthouse
250 Main Street
P.O. Box 448
Ridgway, PA 15853

Elk County Courthouse Annex
300 Center Street
P.O. Box 448
Ridgway, PA 15853