A true conservationist is a man who knows that the world is not given to him by his fathers, but borrowed from his children. John Audubon

Recent Work

Here's what we've been up to lately. Click on the pictures to read more, or visit our Current Projects page to see a complete list.

Watering Wisdom for Summer Lawn Care

The sights and sounds of lawn care are...

Great Yellowstone Adventure Camp

  Set your middle schooler loose to explore...

Madison Stream Team Training June 16

Citizen Science at it’s best- It’s...

More About Our Company

Conservation districts grew from public concern for the condition of our natural resources in the 1930s. In 1935, the US Congress declared soil and water conservation to be national policy, with the passage of Public Law 46. At the state level, Montana Conservation District Law (Section 75-7-101 through 75-7-124 MCA) was enacted to allow land users to form soil and water conservation districts. In 1946, the Madison Conservation District was formed. Today, Montana’s 58 CDs provide local citizens with an opportunity to shape resource planning in their areas.  The Montana Association of Conservation Districts plays a helpful role in contributing to the success of CDs throughout the state.

 

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Recent Blog Posts

June 27, 2016 |

Watering Wisdom for Summer Lawn Care

The sights and sounds of lawn care are everywhere these days, with the long arching cast and the tick-tick-tick...

May 3, 2016 |

Pollinator Workshop May 11

We are pleased to welcome Dr. Casey Delphia with Montana State University, as she presents on the importance of...

April 13, 2016 |

2016 CD Stewardship Award Winners Announced

Abigail Dennis The Madisonian editor@madisoniannews.com Once a year, the Madison Valley Conservation District and...

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