Land and Water Conservation Board

​​​​​The Land and Water Conservation Board connects local and state governments on conservation and farmland 

preservation issues. The board:

  • Reviews county land and water plans and makes recommendations

  • Recommends how the Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection should allocate conservation funds to counties

  • Approves releases from farmland preservation agreements (if signed before July 1, 2009)

  • Provides a forum to discuss emerging soil and water conservation issues

The LWCB has 11 members: ​3 each from county land conservation committees and state agency leaders, one Governor-appointed member serving a two-year term, a​nd 4 Governor-appointed members representing urban, rural, river management and natural resource​ preservation inter​ests. Mark Cupp is the current chair.   

2021 Meetings


June 1
Agenda
Meeting Packet
Hydrologic Unit Code (HUC) for Numbering Watersheds Presentation
Green County LWRM Plan | Green County Plan Revision Presentation
Forest County LWRM Plan Update Presentation
Introduction to Standards Oversight Council (SOC)

 

April 6​

Agenda