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 have 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 concerns.
 
 
Note:  These services are open to the public and are provided by Davidsion County Soil & Water Conservation District.
 
We offer many other natural resource conservation and improvement measures.