The function of the California-Nevada Chapter Soil and Water Conservation Society is to promote and foster the science and the art of soil, water, and related natural resource management in order to achieve sustainability. The Chapter members are dedicated, informed, and effective conservation leaders. Our multidisciplinary membership blends science and art to create and convey vital conservation information to others.
Chapter Leadership: We are soliciting nominations for Chapter Officers and Executive Council Directors. Nominations (using the nomination form below) are due by August 21, 2020. Nominations are being accepted for the following positions: Secretary (2021-2022 term) Executive Council Director (three seats up for election, 2020-2021 term) President Elect (special one-year term before succeeding current President) New Chapter … Continue reading Now Accepting Nominations!
Well, we didn’t forget to write it. We just forgot to post it on here! Never fear, we’re finally back on track and happy to share with you the most recent issue of Conservation Perspectives, our quarterly newsletter. Click here… Or click the image below to check out conservation-related news from around the region and … Continue reading We almost forgot our Winter Newsletter!
We are thrilled to once again be able to offer a scholarship for undergraduates in California and Nevada majoring in a field related to soil and water conservation. One deserving student will be awarded $1,000 to support their pursuit of a career in the field of conservation. Applications are due (postmarked) by February 29, 2020. … Continue reading 2020 Scholarship Applications Now Being Accepted!
Congratulations to Lizbeth Cordova, a junior at Fresno State majoring in Plant Science with a focus on Plant Health. In addition to her academic pursuits, Lizbeth is involved in Fresno State’s Plant Science Club and founded their Irrigation Club. Lizbeth has many other accolades and personal triumphs that are too much to list here. For … Continue reading Chapter Selects 2019 Scholarship Award Winner!