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Workshop and Visioning session- Invasive Plant Awareness group

CCL flyer-Owen-FINAL– Program flyer with more details. The Owen County SWCD is partnering with the Purdue Extension Conservation through Community Leadership (CCL) team to host a workshop visioning session related to natural resource concerns, conservation, agriculture, and land use planning…
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Spencer MYPath Trailhead Dedication – April 1st

Please join us in dedicating the new primary MYPath Trailhead in Spencer, Indiana at 1:00pm on the afternoon of Saturday, April 1, 2017. The ceremony will take place at the trailhead shelter, located on the southeast corner of Main Street…
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Join us at the 2017 Annual Meeting

The Owen County Soil & Water Conservation District’s 2017 Annual Meeting will be held on Thursday, February 23rd at the Abram Farm Event Venue at 380 State Road 43.  All community members are invited to attend this event to celebrate…
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Deadline approaching for NRCS financial assistance through EQIP

Agricultural producers and landowners interested in financial and technical assistance to install conservation practices that reduce soil erosion and sedimentation, improve water quality, and create wildlife habitat are encouraged to sign up now for the Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP)…
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2016 MYPath Year in Review

Looking Back It’s been an amazing year, and the MYPath Trail System couldn’t have done it without the support of this community.  Whether you have been an active volunteer, attended one of our events, took your pet or family on…
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Construction Underway at MYPath Trailhead

Construction has begun at the new trailhead at Cooper Commons. The existing gravel parking lot (shown below) will be reconfigured to improve traffic flow and organization of parking, it will include a new shelter house for gathering and viewing the…
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MYPath Public Meeting – April 5th

MYPath organizers are hosting a public meeting to update residents of Spencer and Owen County on the progress of Phase I. All interested individuals are encouraged to attend. The meeting will begin at 5:30pm on Tuesday, April 5, 2016 at the Christian Life Center located…
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2016 Annual Meeting- February 18, 2016

The Owen County Soil & Water Conservation District’s 2016 Annual Meeting will be held on Thursday, February 18th at the Canyon Inn Oak Room at McCormick’s Creek State Park.  All community members are invited to attend this event to celebrate…
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