SWCS Mission Statement
The Soil and Water Conservation Society fosters the science and the art of soil, water and related natural resource management to achieve sustainability.
We promote and practice an ethic recognizing the interdependence of people and the environment.
Thu, May 31|
North Carolina Estuarium
2018 Annual Meeting
Program Focused on Conservation in Eastern North Carolina
Time & Location
May 31, 2018, 9:00 AM – Jun 01, 2018, 12:00 PM
North Carolina Estuarium, 223 E Water St, Washington, NC 27889, USA
About The Event
Topics will include:
- Hydrology Restoration in Pocosins
- Climate Change Adaptation in Natural Areas
- Pollinator Habitat Development
- Stormwater Management in Drainage Ditches
- Flood Control Dike in Swan Quarter
Field Trip to Hydrology Restoration Site on June 1st
Please make your check payable to HHB-SWCS and mail to: Gail Hughes, Orange SWCD, P.O. Box 8181, Hillsborough, NC 27278-8181
If you need a hotel, a block of 20 rooms is being held for Wednesday, May 30 and Thursday, May 31 at Fairfield Inn and Suites, 2090 West 15th Street, Washington for the GSA rate of $93 per night until May 14. Guests must make reservations by May 14 to get the GSA rate. Guests should request the group code SWC. The Inn's phone number is 252-940-5630. It is located just north of US Route 264 and just west of US Route 17.\
Current HHB Chapter Member
includes lunch on May 31st
This includes lunch on May 31st, the meeting/training registration, AND a gift of 1 year of membership in the Soil and Water Conservation Society (a $110 value). Please note that this is a one-time offer for new SWCS members.