Franklin County Soil and Water

Office is Closed to the Public: November 12th – May 1 the office will be closed to the public and will only see people by appointment only. Please call the office ahead if you are going to stop in, or just give us a call and we can help you out! The office number is 518-651-2097. If you are unable to get through you can call my cell 845-399-8440. We are closing to protect our staff and the public during the recent upsurge in Covid positive cases in the county. Please be safe, wear a mask, wash your hands and if you do not need to go out stay home. Thank you!



Click here for the minutes of past District meetings.

Our Mission

The mission of the Franklin County Soil and Water Conservation District is to promote wise management of our natural resources through a wide variety of quality conservation and educational programs to the landowners, land-users and municipalities of Franklin County.


What is FCSWCD

Franklin County Soil and Water Conservation District is one of 58 Conservation Districts in New York State and one of the many in the United States. Working together with individuals and other agencies FCSWCD provides technical assistance as well as education on soil, water and related natural resource concerns and issues. All are welcome to stop by or call our office for assistance and information on anything related to the environment.

“USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer”