Upcoming Workshops

Northeastern Illinois Envirothon Competition
April 4 & 6, 2017

Youth Groundwater Festival
May 11, 2017


Cost share funding for qualifying conservation practices is now available.  Please call our office for details.

Long Range Plan 

View the Plan Here


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


March 7, 2017 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.


Spring Fish and Tree Sale Brochures are now available.



2017 Election Results

Congratulations to Robert Haraden and Andrea Pracht!  Each were re-elected to our SWCD Board of Directors.


































Pollinator and CRP Seed Program

Call for Pricing



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