Conservation Education Mini Grant

Conservation Education Mini Grant In Memory of Phil Cleveland Deadline September 30th of each year.

Arbor Day Contest

Arbor Day Essay Contest Deadline to enter is 9-30-19.


Check out the information for our poster contest this year. Deadline to turn in entries is 12-2-19.

Glenn Alexander Memorial Scholarship

Glenn Alexander Memorial Scholarship $750 Scholarship For High School Seniors

Bill Ardrey Forestry Scholarship

$750 Bill Ardrey Forestry Scholarship for students who are attending college and majoring in forestry.

Photo Contest

Check out our Conservation Photo Contest information.

Table Top Rainfall Simulator --learn about soil erosion and water quality contact us to set up this at your next event

Essay Contest

Check out our Conservation Essay Contest information.


Contact us to set up a presentation of the EnviroScape at your school.

Envirothon Team - Buford High School

If you would like to have a team and participate in this event please contact us.

Poster Contest Winners

Poster Contest Winners for 2017-2018.

Learning About Soils

Contact us if you would like for us to make a soils presentation at your school.

Poster Contest Winners

2018-2019 Conservation Poster Contest Winners


Officials Of The Lancaster Soil and Water Conservation District:

Joe Ghent, Chairman
Gary Moore, Vice Chairman
Diane Estridge, Secretary/ Treasurer 

Troy Helms
William "Bill" Ardrey, Commissioner Emeritus

Lancaster Soil and Water Conservation District Personnel:
Amanda Roberts, District Manager

USDA-NRCS Personnel:

Chesterfield Office Number: 843-623-2185 x 3

Daniel Griffin, District Conservationist

Lancaster and Chesterfield Counties

Sue Griggs, Soil Conservationist Lancaster and Chesterfield Counties

Robbie Newman, Soil Conservation Technician Area 1 (Piedmont)

USDA-NRCS Earth Team Volunteers:

Ann Christie and Rachel Kennington


Lancaster Soil and Water Conservation District Board

Cane Creek and Little Lynches Watershed Boards

T: 803-286-4455 x 100

F: 1-855-589-9004


Mailing Address: PO Box 2274

Lancaster, SC 29721

Office Location: 1771 Hwy 521 Bypass South in Lancaster, SC.

-on the hill across from Fastenal

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