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Educators Project Learning Tree Workshop in Cheyenne March 11th & 12 (expand for more info.)

LCCD is helping support the Project Learning Tree Workshop to be held in Cheyenne March 11th & 12th.  Click the link below to view the flyer and registration information.

2017 Cheyenne Project Learning Tree

2017 Tree Order Form is available - (expand to view)

The 2017 Tree Order Form has been mailed.  Click here to view:  2017 Tree Order Form.

Be sure to order early!  There are no guarantees on varieties of trees being available.  Species do sell out.  We will keep the order form updated as to sold out varieties.

If you have requested a Wind Break Design from the District, you may receive the order form in the mail before you are called for a design appointment.  Designing will begin in November.

If you would like a Wind Break Design done by the District, please call the office at 307-772-2600 to be put on the scheduling list.  These are cost estimates, with no obligation, and a service the District provides for Laramie County residents.

 

Ecological Site Description Workshop, Tuesday, May 23 from 9-4 at the Albany Co. Ext. Office (click for flyer)

LCCD & Laramie Rivers Conservation District will be hosting an Ecological Site Description Workshop at the Albany County Extension Office (3520 S. 3rd Street) in Laramie, WY, on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 from 9 am to 4 pm.  Click on the flyer below for more information.

2017_ESD_Flyer

Wyoming Conservationists attend National Convention in Denver, CO

WY Conservationists at National Convention in Denver, CO  Wyoming was well represented at National Convention in Denver, CO, January 28 – February 2, 2017.

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  • Implement farm, ranch and forestland conservation practices to protect soil productivity, water quality and quantity, air quality and wildlife habitat;
  • Conserve and restore wetlands, which purify water and provide habitat for birds, fish and numerous other animals;
  • Protect groundwater resources;
  • Assist communities and homeowners to plant trees and other land cover to hold soil in place, clean the air, provide cover for wildlife and beautify neighborhoods;
  • Help developers control soil erosion and protect water and air quality during construction; and
  • Reach out to communities and schools to teach the value of natural resources and encourage conservation efforts.

Nationally and in Wyoming, conservation districts usually operate under the following general policies:

  1. Conservation should be led by local citizens
  2. The final responsibility for conservation lies with the landowner
  3. Landowners have legitimate operating goals
  4. Conservation Districts are responsive to both landowners and operators, and  the community as a whole
  5. The best agricultural land should be maintained for agriculture

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Provide Laramie County citizens with the necessary information and technical assistance to support sustainable production from soil and water resources, protect the county’s tax base, control flooding, improve air and water quality, increase wildlife habitat, and protect and promote the health, welfare and safety of Laramie County residents.

We are proud to have been a Sponsor for OUT ON THE LAND.

OUT ON THE LAND airs on Tuesdays at 7:00pm eastern time ( adjust for other time zones) and repeats on Wednesdays at 5:30am ET. To see where y9ou can watch RFD-TV, go to www.rfdtv.com and click on “Find Us: and enter your Zip Code.

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11221 US Highway 30
Cheyenne, WY 82009

(307) 772-2600

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