Benewah Soil and Water Conservation District

The Benewah Soil and Water Conservation District:

  • Is governed by 5 locally elected supervisors who voluntarily serve without pay. They are elected through the same procedure as state legislators on general election day.
  • Is a non-regulatory subdivision of state government
  • Develops local natural resource conservation programs with established goals
  • Receives limited funds from local government and is eligible for matching funds from the state
  • Provides federal technical assistance to farmers, ranchers and landowners based on a partnership with the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service
  • Is accountable to Idaho's electorate, tax payers, and public; and provides reports and records to the Idaho Soil and Water Conservation Commission
  • Benewah Soil & Water Conservation District Five Year Resource Conservation Plan July 1, 2010–June 30, 2015 Updated for FY 2014

Contact Benewah Soil and Water Conservation District

James Pierce
Administrative Assistant
900 E Street
PO Box 488
Plummer, Idaho  83851-0488
Phone: (208) 686-1699 x109
Fax: (208) 686-1703


Service Area

Services provided in:
  • Benewah County, Idaho
  • Shoshone County, Idaho

To request additions or corrections to this entry email the Administrator