Our Mission

Thurston Conservation District, a non-regulatory agency, strives to conserve and sustain the beneficial use and protection of local natural resources through partnerships with the County’s rural, agricultural, and urban communities, as well as local, state, federal, and tribal agencies.


Congratulations to Sarah Moorehead! WADE Employee of the Year!


Sarah Moorehead, Interim Executive Director, was named the 2018 WADE Employee of the Year at this year’s Washington Association of District Employee’s Conference. Congratulations, Sarah!

June 19th Subcommittee Work Session

The Thurston Conservation District Board of Supervisors will hold a Subcommittee Work Session on Tuesday, June 19th, 2-4pm to review HR and Legal Services options.

This Subcommittee Meeting will be held at the TCD Office – 2918 Ferguson St. SW, Tumwater, WA  98512.

Questions: Heather Roskelley, tcdadmin@thurstoncd.com or 360.754.3588 x100

Seeking Farm Technician Intern

Thurston CD is hiring a Farm Technician Intern. Application materials accepted through July 30th. Please check out our internship descriptions here! Questions? Contact Nora White nwhite@thurstoncd.com or 360-754-3588 x105

June 26th Board Meeting

The Thurston Conservation District Board of Supervisors typically meets on the last Tuesday of every month in the Thurston Conservation District conference room. All meetings are open to the public. Agendas and minutes can be found on our website here.

Thurston Conservation District Offices, 2pm
2918 Ferguson St SW, Tumwater

Questions: Heather Roskelley, tcdadmin@thurstoncd.com or 360.754.3588 x100

Rates & Charges Adopted by Thurston CD Board at 5/29 Meeting

Thurston CD Board of Supervisors adopted Resolution #2018-01: Adopting a System of Rates and Charges at the 5/29 Board Meeting to proceed with the pursuance of a system of Rates & Charges for 2019. The Board & Staff will proceed with scheduling a Board of County Commissioners Briefing to proceed with this process.

Looking for information on our Rates & Charges adoption process? Find more information here.

Questions may be sent to Sarah Moorehead, smoorehead@thurstoncd.com or 360-754-3588 ext.136

Board Meeting Materials


Board Meeting Materials – Meeting Agendas, Board Meeting Packets, audio recordings of meetings, Approved Meeting Minutes


Programs & Services