What is Teton Conservation District?

JACKSON, WY — Have you ever wondered what Teton Conservation District does? Or what even is a conservation district? Check out this new illustrated video created by On Board Innovations to get to know your local conservation district!

The Teton Conservation District boundary encompasses all of Teton County, Wyoming and Wyoming’s portion of Yellowstone National Park. Photo: Teton Conservation District

Founded in 1946, Teton Conservation District is a local government entity that works with the community in the conservation of natural resources for the health and benefit of people and the environment.

One of 34 conservation districts in the state, Teton Conservation District’s seven-person staff and locally-elected board conserve water, wildlife, habitat, soil, and other natural resources through local projects, partnerships, research, and education. Today, Teton Conservation District has six program areas: Water, Land, Vegetation, Wildlife, GIS, and Sustainability.

 What can the district do for you? To start, check out the Well Test Kit Programthe Wildfire Risk Reduction Program, and Partners in Conservation (PIC) Grants. Want to get involved? Sign up for our quarterly e-newsletter, join us for an event or board meeting, or reach out to us at info@tetonconservation.org or (307) 733-2110. Learn more and read about recent successes in Teton Conservation District’s 2020 Annual Report.

About The Author

Sponsored by Teton Conservation District

You May Also Like
Community
Learn about your groundwater well and drinking water
Business
Teton Conservation District and Friend of Fish Creek partner to promote clean water
Community
Teton County Residents Eligible for Septic Maintenance Cost-Share Program
National Park
Search underway in Grand Teton for missing Texas man
Community
Scammer posing as Jackson Police Officer, using JPD main phone line
Community
Hunter’s Moon shines bright through Jackson’s nights