About Us

The District promotes wise use and conservation of Oregon’s natural resources within Yamhill County. Yamhill SWCD provides local leadership, technical assistance, information, and improved access to state and federal cost-share assistance to make positive changes on your land.

Our Vision

"Providing Natural Resource Leadership"  

Our Mission

Conserve, restore, and protect Yamhill County’s natural resources by providing technical, financial, and educational assistance to citizens, landowners, and businesses.

District programs will promote voluntary adoption of land management practices by landowners that are needed to protect natural resources. Elected directors, partners, volunteers, and the public will provide local direction and leadership to the district’s programs.

Our Natural Resource Concerns

Soil protection, water quality and quantity, wetland and floodplain protection, native plant and wildlife protection, land use and development, forest and woodland management.