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


Upcoming Workshops


SWCD Annual Meeting

September 24, 2015

6:00 pm at

2222 Dean St., Woodstock

Tickets are $15 each and can be reserved/purchased at the

SWCD Office


Pond Management Workshop

September 10, 2015

10 am to 12 pm

2222 Dean St., Woodstock, IL

Cost is $10

Agenda and Registration



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


September 1, 2015 Agenda




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.



2015 Fall Fish Sale Brochures

are now available.
































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.


Fall Fish Sale
Deadlines to Order:
Grass Carp: Sept. 18th
All Other Fish: Sept. 24th
Pick Up: Oct. 3rd



Tree Sale is over, please check back in 2016.


















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1648 S. Eastwood Drive
Woodstock, IL 60098
(815) 338-0099 x3