Thursday, August 22, 2019
The Dirt on Conservation

The Dirt on Conservation


After 44 years of working in the soil and water conservation world, Jeff Van Loon plans on retiring at the end of June.
Fencing livestock out of streams

Small changes in our grazing systems can cause large changes, both from the conservation standpoint and on the public perception of our operations.
2017 envirothon

The Envirothon competition is designed to stimulate, reinforce and enhance interest in the environment and natural resources.
Raised-bed garden

From flowers to veggies, and even pollinators too, this raised bed gardening means there is something for everyone to get involved in.

Learn more about what fish species to stock your pond with and how to maintain the population thereafter.

Seed starting allows you to get a head start on your growing season while saving you the money and time from going to a greenhouse.

A field trip to a Jefferson County stream turned one reluctant student into an outdoors enthusiast.
scenic rivers

Recognizing the importance of river corridor protection, Ohio pioneered the river preservation movement with the nation's first Scenic Rivers Act.

In 1968, Ohio and the Federal government passed the Ohio Scenic Rivers Act and the National Wild and Scenic Rivers Act.
storm clouds and farm

Find out how climate change is impacting agricultural producers in Ohio and the rest of the Midwest and adjust your management practices accordingly.
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