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OUR MISSION

To be a leader in NATURAL RESOURCE CONSERVATION by providing resources, education, technical assistance and information for the development and improvement of our natural resources, to promote and protect agriculture, protect the tax base and promote the health, welfare and safety of Uinta County residents.

WELCOME

To the Uinta County Conservation District!

What's New?

Check back often for our latest news, workshop dates and seasonal information.

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We've added a new Link to our list of resources. Check out the Wyoming Food Coalition website.

Held on the 3rd Thursday of each month:

EVENTS

Jun 22

Sep 8

Fall TBA

Well Water Testing Day

Soil Health Day

Hands-on Workshop

WELL WATER TESTING DAY

UCCD facilitates an annual well water testing day. This is cost share program. Knowing the quality of your private well water is of utmost importance to your family's health. If you use well water for livestock or irrigation, it is also important to know and understand if your well water is suitable for those uses.

June 7         Registration & Payment deadline

June 15-21    Kit pickup 

June 22        Sampling day

POSTER CONTEST

Open to all K-12 public, private and home school students in Uinta County WY

Winning posters have been announced! 

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New Wyoming Drought Resources Website

Gordon Administration Launches New Wyoming Drought Resources Website:

Timely information is now available detailing drought conditions, current emergency declarations and useful resources for affected areas

https://drought.wyo.gov/

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WATER OUTLOOK

Current Wyoming SNOTEL: Snow Water Equivalent (SWE) % Normal. USDA/NRC.

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WHAT DO WE DO?

Watch this Video

Interested in what we do?

NEWSLETTER

Inside this issue:

Planting/replanting a lawn

Rangeland App

Composting

Well water testing

RANGELANDS APP

The Rangeland App is a free online program which combines on-the-ground data with remote sensing to produce maps and charts which show vegetation characteristics on the landscape.

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TIRE WATER TANKS
WILDFLOWERS

We can help you identify SW Wyoming plants.

Check out our Wildflower page.

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Interested in seeing interesting footage of local wildlife?

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CODE OF THE WEST

Protecting our way of life in Wyoming is important for our future.

"Life in the country can be rich and rewarding, treasured by both Uinta County residents who have been here for generations, and those who have recently moved here."

Read the Uinta County Code of the West for more information about the ethics we hold as Uinta County residents when it comes to living, building and developing in Uinta County.

REDBOOKS

2021 Redbooks are in! 

If you are a livestock owner or manager, stop by to pick one up.

Redbooks are pocket-sized books used by livestock owners to keep record of herd and grazing information.

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WYOMING GRAPE GUIDE

Interested in growing grapes in Wyoming?

Hard copies of the Wyoming Grape Guide are now available at the UCCD office in Lyman.

Western Meat School online

Interested in building a direct market meat business? Want to spread risk and improve profitability for your livestock operation?

 

The Niche Meat Processor Assistance Network of Oregon State University is pleased to announce that we now have a 100% online and self-paced short course called the Western Meat School. In this course you will learn all the essentials for direct marketing niche meat from experts in production, marketing, processing & pricing.

 

Registration for the Western Meat School online is now open.

Not a Uinta County resident?

Every inch of Wyoming is covered by one of the 34 Conservation Districts.

Find your local Conservation District at www.conservewy.com.