COUNTY'S RESPONSE TO CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19)
ATTENTION! Durham County Government is closing most offices to the public effective Monday, March 23, 2020. To read the detailed release about the closing, visit our news section at dconc.gov or Click here to access updates regarding our response to the Coronavirus
DURHAM SOIL & WATER'S RESPONSE TO COVID-19
The Durham Soil & Water staff is continuing to make phone calls, and administering district programs as requested. The office is temporarily closed to the public, but the staff is telecommuting. If you need assistance please email staff at DurhamSoilandWater@gmail.com. You can also call us at 919-560-0558 or 984-260-5969.
Eddie Culberson, Director
Hours: 7:00 AM-5:00 PM
To conserve, enhance and promote the natural resources of Durham County by providing technical assistance, environmental education information and economic incentives to County citizens and by exhibiting a diversified program to meet its changing needs.
The District is a governmental subdivision of the State; a public body organized in accordance with the provisions of Chapter 139 of the General Statutes of North Carolina and is subject to the powers and restrictions as outlined in G. S. 139.
Under this law, the District has the responsibility of conserving soil, water, and related natural resources within the District boundary. The District board is made up of five Supervisors (two appointed and three elected and six Associate Supervisors).
To address all natural resources on every acre in Durham County in a way that will benefit the environment, wildlife, its people, and the natural resources themselves, plus produce an environmentally conscious group of citizens who will set a trend of conserving, enhancing and promoting our natural resource base.
2020 Durham Soil and Water Conservation District Board Meeting dates
All Durham SWCD meetings will be held on the First Monday of the month at 5:30 pm in the Soil and Water Conference Room (201 E Main St., floor 5, Durham, NC 27701) unless otherwise indicated below:
Monday, April 6, 2020 (TELECONFERENCE CALL), at 1:30 pm
1-646-558-8656 US (New York)
Monday, September 14, 2020, at 5:30 pm (second Monday of the month)