Upcoming Workshops


Conservation Cropping Seminar
January 24, 2017
Rockford, IL

2017 Director Elections

February 23, 2017



Long Range Plan 

View the Plan Here


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


The January 3, 2017 Board Meeting has been CANCELLED.



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.


Spring Fish and Tree Sale Brochures are now available.



Notice of Acceptance of Nominations

To all persons of legal voting age who own or reside on land located within the boundaries of the McHenry-Lake County Soil and Water Conservation District.  Beginning on December 25, 2016, nominations will be accepted for the two year term of the office of Director of the McHenry-Lake County Soil and Water Conservation District at the District's Office during our normal business hours of 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  To be considered for nomination as a candidate for the office of Director, nominees must provide proof of residency or ownership of land located within the boundaries of the District.  Interested persons must respond by 4:00 p.m. on February 3, 2017.


































Pollinator and CRP Seed Program

2016 Price Brochure



Spring Tree Sale Brochure




We have black and terra cotta Rain Barrels for sale in our office, please contact us for availability. 


Conservation Stewardship Program

Conservation Planning with a TWIST of Tax SAVINGS! 


For more information on this program please visit this link.



Listen to Our Public Service Announcement about

Lawn Care

(mp3 file - requires a media player)

Understanding Nutrient Pollution in Illinois Fact Sheet 



















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