Soil & Water Conservation District

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2857 W. St Rd. 2, Suite B
La Porte, IN 46350
Phone: 219-326-6808 Ext. 2116
Fax: 219-369-0599

Monday – Friday
8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

OFFICE STAFF

Chris Havens,
District Administration Manager

Phone: 219-326-6808 Ext. 2116
chavens@laportecounty.org

Nicole Messacar,
Education Cooordinator

Phone: 219-326-6808 Ext. 2115

Kimberly Halter,
Office Assistant

Phone: 219-326-6808 Ext. 2118

Rick Brown,
MS4 Coordinator

Board of Supervisors

Sacha Gee-Burns, Chairwoman
Gene Schmidt, Vice-Chairman
Don Lode, Treasurer
Greg Thoman, Secretary
Nate Mrozinski, Member

USDA Service Center Partners

Randy Dickson
District Conservationist, NRCS

100 Legacy Plaza West
La Porte, In 46350

Phone: 219-362-2820 Ext. 3

MISSION STATEMENT

We provide leadership, education, and technical assistance to empower La Porte County residents to conserve and improve our soil, water and related natural resources.

WHO WE ARE

Statutory Authority- Indiana Code IC 14-32-5-1 (District Law). A district constitutes a governmental subdivision of the state and a public body exercising public powers.

OUR PURPOSE

To provide information about soil, water, and related natural resource conservation; identify and prioritize local soil and water resource concerns. and connect land users to sources of educational, technical and financial assistance to implement conservation practices and technologies.

WHO WE SERVE

The residents and/or land users of La Porte County and others who come to the District with natural resource concerns.

WHY WE SERVE

Because of the need for the education and awareness of wise use and proper management of natural resources.

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