441 Plum Creek Road, Sunbury, PA 17801 • Phone: (570) 495-4665 • FAX: (570) 988-4488
Office Hours 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday • Email • Directions to the office • County Implementation Plan • Annual Work Plan
The NCCD, formed in 1943 under the Conservation District Law, is a subdivision of state government and is one of 66 Conservation Districts throughout the state of Pennsylvania. The purpose of the Conservation District is to promote protection, maintenance, improvement, and wise use of the land, water, and other natural resources.
The Northumberland County Conservation District offers programs to educate and assist county residents and business owners about the proper protection of land and water resources.
Our programs include:
- Erosion and Sedimentation Control
- National Pollution Discharge Elimination System (NPDES)
- Dam Safety and Waterway Management
- Environmental Education
- Nutrient Management
- Chesapeake Bay Program
- Dirt & Gravel Roads
- Agricultural Land Preservation
- Watershed Protection and Education
Our services include:
- Topo Maps
- Northumberland County Soil Survey Books
For right-to-know requests, please click here.
E&SPC Application &
Fee Schedule Update
Minor changes have been made to the NCCD's Erosion and Sedimentation Pollution Control Program Application and Fee Schedule.
These changes are effective April 1, 2014.
For a summary of these changes and the new fee schedule, click here.
Tree Sale Pick-Ups
April 23-24, 2014 from 7am-7pm
Rockefeller Township Building, Sunbury
Susquehanna Valley High School Envirothon
April 29, 2014
Shikellamy State Park Overlook
NCCD Board of Directors
May 1, 2014 at 7pm
NCCD EE Center, Sunbury
**List of 2014 Affiliate Members**
There are many ways to get involved with the NCCD. We welcome your involvement, as well as your ideas and input!
The NCCD has been in existence since 1943. The history of conservation districts is rooted in serving the agriculture community. In fact, conservation districts were born to help alleviate the soil erosion crisis of the Dust Bowl era. Today, conservation districts have grown to serve a much greater variety of issues. Not only do we serve the agriculture community, but we also work with contractors, municipalities, watershed organizations, and YOU!
Check the Get Involved section of our website for more information.
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