The Volusia Soil & Water Conservation District provides many valuable services in your area.  This includes:

  • Promoting low impact development
  • Promote the EPA defined LID, sustainable landscaping that can be used to replicate or restore  natural watershed functions and /or address targeted watershed goals
  • Endorse water supply from humidity, e.g. rain barrel use, retention ponds, managing storm water run-off, etc…
  • Seek ways to solve water quality issues
  • Educate county residents about soil and water quality issues
  • Educate county residents about various agricultural opportunities such as community gardening and bee keeping
  • Educate county residents about the importance of controlling invasive species
  • An annual tree seedling sale and to expand indigenous tree growth in Volusia County
  • Reward/recognize those in our county who have excelled in promoting water and soil quality issues