Please call your legislators to help support your McHenry-Lake County Soil & Water Conservation District!

Legislative Talking Points


2016 Envirothon Materials

 are now available



Upcoming Workshops


None at this time.

We have just updated our
Long Range Plan. 
Thank you to all who participated in our Public Meetings.  We appreciate your input.

View the Plan Here


Board of Directors Meetings
First Tuesday of each month
6:00 PM, District Office

December 1, 2015 Agenda


2016 Director Election - Feb. 18, 2016

Election Notice

Notice of Acceptance of Nominations



Due to budget cuts, office hours vary.  Please call before your visit to our office to ensure staff are able to assist you.

Welcome to the Website for McHenry-Lake County Soil and Water Conservation District.  Our purpose is to serve McHenry and Lake County, Illinois residents and businesses and assist in conserving and protecting the land, water, air, and other resources.



Pollinator and CRP Seed Mixes are now available through the SWCD.
































New! Pollinator and CRP Seed Program


Flier and Program Description


Listen to Our Public Service Announcement about

Lawn Care

(mp3 file - requires a media player)

Understanding Nutrient Pollution in Illinois Fact Sheet 


Well Sealing Rebate Program Information




Application Package



Rain Barrel Brochure

(We no longer carry composters)



Conservation Stewardship Program

Conservation Planning with a TWIST of Tax SAVINGS! 


For more information on this program please visit this link.


Fish Sale is over, please check back in 2016.



Tree Sale is over, please check back in 2016.


















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Woodstock, IL 60098
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