• Our Mission Statement

    AISWCD's mission is to represent and empower Illinois' Soil and Water Conservation Districts

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  • NFWF Monarch Butterfly Conservation Fund request for proposals is now open!

    Grants may be up to two years in length and will range in size from $50,000 to $250,000. Matching funds of at least 1:1 in non-U.S. federal funds are required.

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  • Client Gateway

    In 2015 NRCS unveiled a new online option for clients called Conservation Client Gateway. Conservation Client Gateway is a secure website that makes it easy for agricultural producers to receive conservation assistance from their county office. To find out more visit your local Soil and Water Conservation District.

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Your District

Your District Find out more information about your local soil and water conservation districts and local USDA Service Centers including Websites, SWCD Directory, and much more!


Programs Find various AISWCD conservation award applications, grants and scholarship along with CREP and Illinois Envirothon information!


Education Various conservation related information is available along with links to other useful websites!


Employement Opportunities Check out posting of various conservation-related job openings!


Partners/LinksFind weblinks to various National, Federal, State and Local Agencies along with AISWCD Sponsors!


Donate/MembershipFind out how you can make a difference by donating to AISWCD


Interactive Find more interactive educational information here!

Illinois Urban Manual

Illinois Urban ManualErosion and Sediment Control Best Management Practice Manual