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The State Engineer's Office (SEO) will begin auditing compliance in the Laramie County Control Area Oct. 1, 2016

The State Engineer’s Office will begin auditing compliance on Oct. 1, 2016, in the Laramie County Control Area.

For the notice details, please go to:  http://seo.wyo.gov

Laramie Co. Conservation to Sponsor S. Platte River Watershed Study-See the attached link for the next scheduled meeting

Laramie County Conservation District is sponsoring the South Platte River Watershed Study.  It is being funded by the Wyoming Water Development Commission, and Dahlgren Consulting, Inc., will be doing the study work.  For information on the project, click the below link:

http://www.SouthPlatteRiverWatershedStudy.org

Get involved with the South Platte River Watershed Study.  Click on the link above for the most current information. 

Visit the website at the site above for information.  Call (307) 275-6368 and leave a message with questions and/or comments.  Email us at:  Team@SouthPlatteRiverWatershedStudy.org

WNRF Raffle for 2016 @ WACD Convention-Drawing Nov. 16. More information attached.

The Wyoming Natural Resource Foundation will be selling only 650 tickets at $25.00 each for: 1st Prize-2016 JD Gator; 2nd Prize-Homak Pro-Series Rolling Tool Cabinet.

More detailed information in the poster:   WNRF Raffle 2016  Contact your local Conservation District for tickets!  Laramie County Conservation District – 307-772-2600.

WNRF Raffle 2016

Dale Beranek honored for 15 years of service with Laramie County Conservation District

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Dale Beranek received a jacket for 15 years of service with the Laramie County Conservation District at the recent Area II meeting in Douglas, WY.  Presenters were Jim Cochran, LCCD Manager, along with Heidi Sturman, WY Conservation District Employees Association.

Services We Provide

 

  • 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

MISSION STATEMENT

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. To view past episodes of OUT ON THE LAND, go to www.outontheland.com/category/episodes.

For a 2 minute 48 second quick look at what OUT ON THE LAND is all about go to: http://outontheland.com/out-on-the-land-2014-sizzle/

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11221 US Highway 30
Cheyenne, WY 82009

(307) 772-2600

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