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NYC Soil and Water Conservation District

New York, NY | http://www.nycswcd.net
Joined in November 2005

About Us

The New York City Soil and Water Conservation District was established under Chapter 785 of the 1990 Laws of New York and became effective January 1, 1991. The District is a representative body of the five boroughs of New York City. The NYC Soil and Water Conservation District is part of a nationwide system of 3000 districts. It assists New Yorkers and local decision-makers in making wise use of the City’s soil, water and related resources.

The Purpose of the District is to conserve the soil and water resources of New York City, to improve water quality, to control and prevent soil erosion and sediment damage, to preserve and enhance natural resources, to control and abate non-point sources of water pollution, to protect public lands and to promote the health, safety and general welfare of the city.

The New York City Soil and Water Conservation District was established under Chapter 785 of the 1990 Laws of New York and became effective January 1, 1991. The District is a representative body of the five boroughs of New York City. The NYC Soil…

Issue Areas Include

  • Education
  • Environment & Sustainability

Location

  • 121 Sixth Ave., New York, NY 10013, United States
    Suite 501

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