Stories by Irene Moore

About Irene

Irene Moore is the district administrator for the Jefferson Soil and Water Conservation District. She grew up in Jefferson County and has worked for the district for 23 years. She can be reached at imoore@jeffersoncountyoh.com.

Natural resources conservation on the farm: It’s our obligation to leave a legacy

Thursday, January 16, 2014

Legacies can also be left in the area of ‘conservation.’

Life lessons learned: Grandparents can connect children to nature

Thursday, June 13, 2013

A quote from Benjamin Franklin states: “Tell me, and I forget. Teach me, and I remember. Involve me, and I learn.” To explain, 15 years ago I arrived into “grandparenthood” for the first time and one of my greatest pleasures has been to share my appreciation of natural resources with now four young people who […]

Don’t develop nature deficit disorder

Thursday, July 5, 2012

It was way back in 1994 that I can account for an “aha!” moment that defined just how I would continue to plan the environmental education programs from that point on for the Jefferson Soil and Water Conservation District. Finding Researchers say that although it may not appear in the shape of a light bulb […]

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