Spencer County, Indiana Soil and Water Conservation District

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USDA Service Center

996 State Road 66 Suite 102

Rockport, IN 47635

Contact us: 1-812-649-9136 ext. 3

Fax: 1-855-391-1917

Our mission is to provide information about soil, water, and related natural resource conservation; identify and prioritize local soil and water resource concerns; and connect land users to sources of educational, technical and financial assistance to implement conservation practices and technologies.

Seeking a District Administrator

Attention The Spencer County Soil and Water Conservation District is looking for a full time Administrative Coordinator. The ability to work alone with minimal supervision as well as a team, effectively communicate orally and in writing and have a working knowledge of duties required, and follow the direction of the Board of Supervisors. High School diploma or GED required. Additional education or training preferred; pay depending on experience, up to county maximum rate. Applications and full job description is available at the SWCD 812.649.9136 ext. 3. Some travel and evenings required; must be able to pass a USDA background check. The application can can be submitted to: 996 N State Road 66 Ste. 102, Rockport, IN 47635. Spencer County SWCD is an equal opportunity employer.

Spencer County SWCD Administrator application

Cover Crop Grants available

The SWCD is accepting applications for cover crop cost-share. We are currently involved with two grants. Eligible applicants will receive cost-share up to $20 per acre for up to 100 acres of cover crops! Contact the office for questions, or follow the link for an application.

Spencer County Cover Crop Application

Rule 5 Information

If you are looking for information to submit Rule 5 plans, please IDEM's site for more information. There have been several changes to stormwater permitting since July 1, 2019. All plans in Spencer County will need to be submitted to the SWCD for review. At this time, the SWCD does not charge for a plan submission.

Indiana Department of Environmental Management Stormwater Permitting

Contractor's List

If you are looking for information for hiring a contractor, there are many who have self-identified to be on our list. We have copies available in our office that we can e-mail or mail to you. We are also working on a better display for them on the internet. Please be patient with us, and call if you're needing a list for a project

If you are a contractor and would like to be a part of our list, please fill out the following survey and return it to our office.

Please click here to visit the lists of contractors by practice. We update our on-line list on a semi-annual basis. For more qustions, please call the SWCD at 812.649.9136 ext. 3

Contractor's Survey

Upcoming Events

Contact Us

Courtney Hall - District Admin

Olivia Summers - District Technician