Our Vision

  • A culture of voluntary stewardship of our natural resources built through relationships with
    individuals, organizations, and governments.
  • A resilient community responding to a changing climate.
  • People of Thurston County enjoy healthy soils, water, air, and ecosystems.
  • Sustainable community-based conservation and restoration of natural resources.
  • Prosperous and sustainable working lands.
  • Sustainable and consistent funding to achieve our mission.

Announcements

Thurston Conservation District’s Community Wellness Response

Thurston Conservation District is committed to doing our part for our community and the wellness of our employees, board of supervisors, and volunteers. Community response actions we are taking include:

  • As directed by the Governor, and to protect the health and safety of our community TCD staff are working remotely until further notice to help stop the spread of COVID-19. Email/voice mail at my mobile number above are the best way to reach me during this time
  • Offering remote technical assistance! Have questions about how to get your garden ready for spring? Interested in learning more about conservation planning? We would love to hear from you!
  • Our Soil Testing Analysis Program is re-open with some changes that will help contribute to our communities wellness. Check out our Soil Testing Analysis web page to learn more
  • The Equipment Rental Program has been transitioned to meet social distancing requirements and keep our connections and employees safe. Check out the Equipment Rental web page for instructions.
We appreciate your patience and understanding as we transition through these changes. We look forward to continuing to serve you and contribute to the health and wellbeing of our wonderful community.

Questions? Contact Sarah Moorehead, smoorehead@thurstoncd.com

2021 Election Information

A mail-in election for position 1 on the TCD Board of Supervisors will be held March, 16 2021. The candidate filing window is currently open. For information about how to become a candidate or how to request your ballot, visit our elections webpage.

TCD Hiring 2 Part-Time Temporary Election Staff

These temporary part-time positions will serve as a polling officers during the March 16, 2021 mail-in election season. These positions will report directly to Thurston Conservation District Election Supervisor, Nora White, and work in collaboration with the Thurston County Auditor’s Office Elections staff to hold a transparent and accountable election for the Thurston Conservation District to fill Board of Supervisors Position 1. Find the full job description and application instruction here.

Regular Board Meetings

UPDATE: Due to Governor Inslee’s Safe Re-Open Order, there will not be a physical meeting space provided for these meetings (as allowed by the March 24th, 2020 Proclamation by the Governor Amending Proclamation 20-05: 20-28 Open Public Meetings Act and Public Records Act). You can join the meeting using the provided link or by calling the number and using the meeting access code. Materials are provided on the Board Meeting Materials page of our website. 

January 14th Work Session

January Thurston Conservation District Work Session
Thu, Jan 14, 2020 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM (PST)

Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone.

https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/509769373

You can also dial in using your phone.

(For supported devices, tap a one-touch number below to join instantly.)

United States: +1 (408) 650-3123- One-touch: tel:+14086503123,,509769373#

Access Code: 509-769-373

New to GoToMeeting? Get the app now and be ready when your first meeting starts: https://global.gotomeeting.com/install/509769373

January 28th Board Meeting

January Thurston Conservation District Board Meeting
Thu, January 28, 2021 5:30 PM – 8:00 PM (PST)

Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone.

https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/324464565

You can also dial in using your phone.
(For supported devices, tap a one-touch number below to join instantly.)

United States: +1 (872) 240-3212- One-touch: tel:+18722403212,,324464565#

Access Code: 324-464-565

New to GoToMeeting? Get the app now and be ready when your first meeting starts: https://global.gotomeeting.com/install/324464565

Board Meeting Materials

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


Programs & Services