Our Mission  
Providing guidance and education to the youth and adults of St. Joseph County and administering programs to preserve, improve, and protect soil, water, air, plant, and animal resources for future generations.






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We are working with the Marshall County Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) who received state and federal funds to produce a watershed management plan for the Headwaters Yellow River Watershed.  Read more here.


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 St. Joseph County Soil & Water Conservation District Plymouth Service Center 2903 Gary Drive, Ste 1 Plymouth, IN 46563 Phone: 574-936-2024 Ext. 4 Fax: 855-496-7861. Please direct comments or concerns to info@stjosephswcd.org or call 574-936-2024 Ext 4.© 6 March 2013 ~ St. Joseph County SWCD The St. Joseph County SWCD and USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer. Refer to our Civil Rights Statement pagefor details.Not sure where to find the info you are seeking? Try using our SITEMAP

Now accepting all major credit cards and paypal donations!  Thank you for your support so we can continue to educate and implement Soil & Water Conservation Practices throughout St. Joseph County, IN!

Current Events:

  • July 3 - OFFICE CLOSED in observance of Independence Day.
  • July 9 - Pasture Walk - Marvin & Susan Hershberger 10244 South Rogers Ave, Clare, MI 48617.  For more information see the LaGrange County SWCD website.
  • July 21- SWCD Monthly Board Meeting - 7pm - Alligator Room, Centre Township Branch of St. Joseph County Public Library, 1150 East Kern Rd., South Bend, IN.  Open to the Public.
  • July 22 - Pollinator Habitat Field Day - 6-8pm - Rick & Deb Key 6731 East 800 South, Peru, IN 46970.  To register contact - Miami Co. SWCD at 765-473-6753 .