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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.

Available Publications

Below is a list of publications providing both information and education. Just click on the title of the publication and the publication will open up. More publications will be added as they become available.

District Informational Brochure

Gypsy Moth Information
Homeowner's Guide to Gypsy Moth Management
Aerial Applicators


Conservation Matters - District Newsletter Published Quarterly
Winter 2015

Spring 2015

Summer 2015

Fall 2015

Winter 2016

Spring 2016

Summer 2016

Fall 2016

Winter 2017

Spring 2017

Summer 2017

Fall 2017

Winter 2018

Spring 2018

Summer 2018

2013 District Annual Report

2014 District Annual Report

2015 District Annual Report

2016 District Annual Report

2017 District Annual Report


2009 Conservation District Projects


Riparian Buffers Information


Am I In Compliance? Agricultural Regulations Brochure

DEP's Homeowners Guide to Stormwater BMP Maintenance

On the Field, In the Barn, By the Stream - Part 1 (by Blair County Conservation District)

On the Field, In the Barn, By the Stream - Part 2 (by Blair County Conservation District)

Trees Beside the Water (by Blair County Conservation District)

Clean Water Solutions for Landowners (by Tioga County Conservation District)

Clean Water Solutions for Municipalities (by Tioga County Conservation District)

Erosion and Sediment Control Practices Series (by Delaware County Conservation District)

The PA Ag Ombudsman Program

The PA Preserved Farms Resource Center

Chesapeake Bay Commission's 2017 Report: "Boots on the Ground: Improving Technical Assistance for Farmers"

DEP's "Guidelines for Maintaining Streams in Your Community"

Odor Management Regulations in Pennsylvania