Ciudad Soil & Water Conservation District

The Ciudad Soil and Water Conservation District, a political subdivision of the state of New Mexico, promotes the conservation, improvement and responsible use of the natural resources on the rural and urban lands within its boundaries.

Responsibilities for SWCDs in the state are outlined in the New Mexico Soil and Water Conservation District Act (73-20-45 NMSA):
  • control and prevention of soil erosion;
  • prevention of sediment and floodwater damage;
  • furthering the conservation, development, beneficial application and proper disposal of water;
  • promoting the use of impounded water for recreation, propagation of fish and wildlife, irrigation, and for urban and industrial needs;
  • by the application of these measures, conserving and developing the natural resources of the state, providing for flood control, preserving wildlife, protecting the tax base, and promoting the health, safety and general welfare of the people of New Mexico.
We need your input to make sure we are addressing the natural resource concerns most important to you! Ciudad SWCD and NRCS strive to work with our landowners and communities to sustain and improve soil, water, air, plants, and wildlife and livestock resources in our region.

Contact Ciudad Soil & Water Conservation District

Sue Hansen Putze
District Manager
6200 Jefferson Street
Room 125
Albuquerque, New Mexico  87109-3434
Phone: (505) 761-5446
Fax: (505) 761-5448


Service Area

Services provided in:
  • Bernalillo County, New Mexico

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