Burke Soil and Water Conservation District

The District works closely with the United States Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service (USDA, NRCS) and the Division of Soil and Water Conservation - Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR). NRCS provides soil conservation specialists to help landowners and landusers. The Division provides financial, technical and administrative support to the District.

The District provides educational services for schools, civic groups and many other organizations. If you have questions please contact us at: 828.439.9727 Ext. 3.

The District is Goverened by a five member Board which consists of two members appointed by the State Soil and Water Conservation Commission and three members which are elected by the citizens of Burke County, to a four-year staggered term on a non-partisan basis. Board meetings are open to the public and are held on the first Monday of every month at 11:30 a.m. at the Agricultural Building.

Contact Burke Soil and Water Conservation District

Soil and Water Director
130 Ammons Drive
Suite 3
Morganton, North Carolina  28655-4669
Phone: (828) 439-9727
Fax: (828) 439-8183


Service Area

Services provided in:
  • Burke County, North Carolina

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