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.

Announcements

Thurston Conservation District Open House with Executive Director Candidates

The Thurston Conservation District Board of Supervisors invites you to join them for an open house with the final three candidates for our Executive Director. This is an opportunity for you to meet candidates and fill out comment cards for Board consideration.

Tuesday, August 20th from 6-7:30 pm Thurston CD Offices (2918 Ferguson St SW Suite A, Tumwater WA 98512)

Please join us to meet our candidates. Candidates will briefly introduce themselves and then there will be time for informal conversation over coffee and cookies. Please note, a quorum of Conservation District Supervisors will be present. No action will be taken. Thurston Conservation District Supervisors will collect and consider Staff and Public input regarding candidates prior to their interviews. Board Supervisor interviews of candidates and final selection is scheduled for Thursday, August 22nd, 2019.

Questions? Contact Nora White – nwhite@thurstoncd.com or 360-754-3588 ext.105

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: A quorum of Conservation District Supervisors 

Tuesday, August 20th from 6-7:30 pm Thurston CD Offices (2918 Ferguson St SW Suite A, Tumwater WA 98512)

A quorum of Conservation District Supervisors will be present. No action will be taken.

Thurston CD Mid-Term Appointment to Board of Supervisors

Thurston Conservation District is pleased to announce an opportunity to join our Board of Supervisors. A board seat is available for mid-term appointment by the Washington State Conservation Commission. This term expires in May 2021.

Conservation District Board Supervisors are public officials who serve without compensation and set policy and direction for the conservation district. An applicant must be a registered voter in Washington State, and may be required to own land or operate a farm. Applicants for appointed positions do not have to live within the District to apply.

Further information may be found on our website. Applications may be found on the Washington State Conservation Commission’s website (https://scc.wa.gov/elections-and-appointments/).
Applications and supporting materials must be received by the Commission no later than August 23, 2019.

Information about Board of Supervisor appointment procedures is available at the district office – please contact Nora White, Election Supervisor, nwhite@thurstoncd.com or 360-754-3588 ext.105.

Soil Testing & Equipment Rental Programs Open

Our soil testing and equipment rental programs are open and fully functioning! Call or come in to make a reservation or drop off your sample.
360-754-3588 ext.100

Regular August Board Meetings

The Board of Supervisors will hold their August 2019 Work Session on Thursday, August 8, 2019 from 3 – 5 PM at the Thurston Conservation District Office (2918 Ferguson St SW, Suite A, Tumwater 98512). This meeting will be open to the public.

The Board of Supervisors will hold their August 2019 Board Meeting on Thursday, August 22, 2019 from 5:30-8 PM at the Thurston Conservation District Office (2918 Ferguson St SW, Suite A, Tumwater 98512). This meeting will be open to the public. Agendas and Board Packet materials will be posted here when available.

Questions? Contact Sarah Moorehead, smoorehead@thurstoncd.com


Board Meeting Materials

 

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

 


Programs & Services