Soil and Water

 Soil And Water Technical Assistance

The Staff of the Davidson Soil and Water Conservation District is available to provide technical assistance on a wide variety of conservation measures both for the agricultural and non-agricultural land user. These services include resource inventory and evaluation, conservation planning, designing conservation measures, construction supervision, and consultation on almost any natural resource issue.
 
Some examples of items that assistance is provided for:
 
Soil Interpretations
Farm Conservation Plans  
Erosion Control Measures  
Conservation Tillage  
Stripcropping  
Grassed Waterways
Critical Area Planting  
Permanent Vegetative Establishment  
Waste Management Systems for Livestock   
Nutrient Management Plans  
Drainage
Agricultural
Urban and Suburban Areas  
Forest Land Management  
Tree Planting  
Timber Stand Improvement  
Wildlife Habitat Management
 
Conservation Practice Design:
Designs are prepared for a wide variety of conservation measures.
 
Construction Supervision of Conservation Measures:
Supervision is provided during the construction of conservation measures that hjave been designed by the District Staff.  construction checks are completed to verify that the installation meets the design criteria.
 
Inventory and Evaluation:
Staff members visit sites with land users to determine specific needs and opportunities.  Recommendations are presented to address the land users concern.  
 
Note:
These services are open to the public and are provided by Davidson County Soil and Water Conservation District.
We offer many other natural resource conservation and improvement measures!