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Serving the people of Lancaster, Northumberland, Richmond, and Westmoreland Counties

Our Mission: To promote the stewardship of natural resources through leadership, education, and technical assistance for all resource users and to engender a trusted relationship between the District and these users.

Virginia Agricultural
Cost-Share Program

Technical and financial assistance is offered for a variety of best management practices.
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Virginia Conservation Assistance Program

Financial reimbursement is offered to property owners who install specific conservation practices. See options >>

Scholarship Opportunities

Three academic scholarships are offered to Northern Neck students interested in natural resource conservation and/or environmental studies.
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Outreach Events

Check out our calendar for upcoming community outreach events in the Northern Neck. Upcoming events >>

Latest News

Attention Northern Neck farmers, it is that time of year again! I am excited to announce that our annual Virginia Read more
WE DID IT! On Saturday, April 20th we reached a tremendous milestone. From 2005 to April 2024, NNSWCD, VCE and Read more
ATTENTION ALL WESTMORELAND COUNTY RESIDNETS AND PROPERTY OWNERS! Please join us for the Westmoreland County Spring 2024 Household Hazardous Waste Read more