Oswego County SWCD
7:30 a.m. -
Promoting, Protecting, and Improving Natural Resources
Welcome to the Oswego County Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) web site.
Our objective is to carry out a program of soil, water, and related natural resource conservation, by providing technical assistance and programs to residents, landowners, and units of government.
We are an authorized Oswego County agency and a political subdivision of New York State. The SWCD was formed by an act of the Oswego County Legislature in October of 1945.
We offer a wide variety of programs for Oswego County residents. Click on the boxes to the upper right to learn more about our services.
(click logo to view website)
🌳 It’s Tree Time! 🌲
The order form for our 52nd annual Tree & Shrub Program is now available!
(Be sure to order early as many species do sell out quite rapidly).
There are links to three PDF documents below.
1. print the order form and mail it in with a check/payment information
2. enter information into the PDF, save it, and add it as an attachment to the email address listed on the bottom of the form
click HERE for Species Description & Site Suitability
click HERE for the species availability update as of: 03/20/2023
(The update will be posted as needed and not necessarily on a weekly basis).
Now Accepting Applications for Water Chestnut Interns!
The length of employment is approximately 9 weeks, from mid-
Six positions are available and the deadline to apply is March 30, 2023.
(note to applicant: If you are unable to sign the form digitally, a scanned copy or photos will be accepted. )
|Agricultural Value Assessment|
|Vegetation Control - AQUATIC|
|Vegetation Control - TERRESTRIAL|
|Conservation Field Day|
|Plant a Tree|