Educational Programs


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Belmont Soil and Water Conservation District, offers a variety of education workshops and informational presentations to youth and adult audiences throughout the year. The District also provides educational information and presentations on a day-to-day basis and employees are available for special presentations. Educational items are available to loan out to teachers or groups within Belmont County.

Youth Educational Programs

  • Ebbert's Agri-Days
  • Belmont County Fair Field Day
  • Area III and Canon Envirothon
  • 4th Grade Dairy Education & Farm Safety Tour
  • 2nd Grade Field Trip
  • 4-H Camp
  • Captina Preserve Family Field Day 
  • Vehicle Day
  • Hoot and Hollow
  • Captina Creek Riverraid
  • Jack Hanna Workshop
  • Conservation Field Days

Adult Education Programs

  • Timber Harvest and Management Workshop
  • Pond Clinic
  • Brush Meeting
  • Grazing Meeting
  • Livestock Predator Meeting 
  • The Belmont County Rubberneck Tour
  • Invasive Species Workshop
  • BMP Workshop 
  • Jack Hanna Workshop
  • Captina Preserve Family Field Day
  • Pruning Workshop
  • Edible vs Unedible Plants and Fungus Id Workshop
  • Conservation Day
  • River Sweep

Educational Items Available on a loan basis

  • Watershed, Non-Point Source, Stormwater Pollution and Prevention Enviroscape Model
  • Drinking Water Sources, Uses and Waste Water Treatment Enviroscape Model 
  • Groundwater Model
  • Stream Quality Monitoring Equipment
  • Habitats for Learning
  • Project Learning Tree & Related Materials
  • Forest Fire Education Box
  • Windows in the Wild
  • Lessons in Economics
  • Water Activities-Teach Environmental Responsibility
  • A Child's Place in the Environment
  • Biodiversity Basics
  • Water Cycle Box
  • When Is a Cookie not a Cookie?
  • Frances the Fish

Rainwater Simulator (Pictured Above)

  • $25.00 per week rental (in county), $50.00 per week (out of county)

 

For more information on any of these programs contact Katie Marks at belmontswcd@att.net 740.526.0027.

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Ohioline

Educational Forestry Information

Stewardship Week

Backyard Conservation

ODNR Educational Resources

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