"A nation that destroys it's soil, destroys itself"

 - Franklin D. Roosevelt 

Conservation Districts are the local providers of natural resource management services that help our citizens conserve their lands and our environment for a cleaner, healthier, economically stronger Michigan.

Announcements

10/15/2021 - We're HIRING
The Saginaw Conservation District (SCD) is seeking to hire a full-time (40 hours per week) MAEAP Technician.   This position serves both Saginaw and Bay Counties, however, is housed in the Saginaw County USDA Office.  The focus of this position is to help farmers voluntarily prevent or minimize agriculture pollution risk on farms of all sizes and commodities.  The ideal candidate will be experienced with agriculture professionals and best agricultural practices.

3/16/2020 - Re:  COVID-19
Until further notice, The Saginaw Conservation District's face-to-face services have been suspended.  Curb side assistance or pick-up is available, please call ahead.  For the full closure letter, click here.  *District Staff will continue to work both in office and remotely, feel free to contact us at saginawcd@gmail.com or go to "staff" above for specific technician email & voicemail.

What is our IMPACT?  over the last 5 years...

Phosphorous

100,000 +

pounds of P reduced from over application

Trees

150,000 +

trees planted through our reforestation efforts

Acres

80,000

acres under nutrient management

Dollars

$ 3.85 million +

dollars brought into the
local economy

THE GREATEST THREAT TO OUR PLANET IS THE BELIEF THAT SOMEONE ELSE WILL SAVE IT.

 - Robert Swan

DRINKING WELL WATER
NITRATE SCREENING

As a service provided by Michigan Agriculture Environmental Assurance Program, MAEAP, we are able to offer in-house nitrate screening.

RESIDENTIAL
SOIL SAMPLING

As a separate service, we offer soil analysis for residential applications.  Bring in your soil for lawn, garden, greenhouse, or food plots.  Contact us below, or you can email SamplingSaginaw@gmail.com for more information.

TECHNICAL 
ASSISTANCE

Call, click, or stop in, our office is open Monday through Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm.  You can also get information by phone or email, see below.