2018 Wildland/Urban Interface and Hazardous Fuels Reduction Program 

The Edgewood Soil and Water Conservation District was awarded a Wildland/Urban Interface and Hazardous Fuels Reduction Grant from the NM State Forestry.  This project is for landscape hazardous fuel reduction projects in the northern portion of the Manzano Mountains, and the southern Sandia Mountains.  

ESTANCIA BASIN HEALTH & RESTORATION PROGRAM

The Edgewood Soil and Water Conservation District in Moriarty, New Mexico is one of the three Districts cooperating on the Estancia Basin Watershed and Forest Health Experimental Monitoring Project, the purpose of which is to evaluate the effects of thinning programs and other treatment options on groundwater recharge, vegetation, wildlife, and other resources within the Estancia Basin. The study evaluates four test sites in ponderosa pine and pinon/juniper forests.

The Water Trust Board Grant Funding Program provides financial and technical assistance for watershed management focusing on watershed health restoration projects on private and/or state land. These projects include:

  • Forest Stand Improvement
  • Defensible Space
  • Brush Management
  • Fire Breaks

 

Thinning Application
Thinning Application 2018.doc
Microsoft Word document [30.5 KB]

APPLY TODAY!

We accept applications year-round, and are planned on a first-come/first-served basis.

4th Annual

Beginning Beekeeping Workshop

Presenter

Craig Noorlander

NM Beekeeper Educatory

Sat. March 23, 2019

9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
 
Edgewood SWCD
Pre-registration is required!
Space is limited!
 
Registration Deadline:
Wednesday, March 20th 

 

Beginning Beekeeping Workshop Flyer
BeekeepingFlyer2019.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [731.8 KB]

Upcoming Board Meetings

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Thursday, April 4th

10:00 AM

INCLEMENT WEATHER 

   During inclement weather and icy road conditions, the Edgewood Soil & Water Conservation District will be closed.

 The Edgewood Soil & Water Conservation District will follow Moriarty/Estancia/Edgewood School Closures. 

   If immediate assistance is needed please send an email the Manager at: bsmythe.eswcd@gmail.com.  

Edgewood SWCD

2506 Route 66

Moriarty, New Mexico

(one mile west of Moriarty)

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