Conservation District Basic Knowledge & Responsibilities

This basic knowledge and responsibilities module will provide you a big picture understanding of the establishment of and defining role of conservation districts. Find out why, how and when districts nationwide and the Kentucky Association of Conservation Districts began as well as about its duties, functions and powers. Learn what conservation districts are, what they are supposed to do, and who are the people involved in getting the job done. Review the legal responsibilities of which conservation districts are accountable. Examine the interactions and partnerships among conservation districts and partners, and review the ethical obligations of conservation districts and its officers.

History of the Conservation Movement


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What is a

Conservation District


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Basic District

Operations


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Fiduciary Responsibilities


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Legal Responsibilities


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Conservation Programs


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Conservation Partners


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Board Outreach


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Other Resources


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