Costilla County Conservation District

Costilla Conservation District, a county-wide district in Costilla County, was organized on April 9, 1975 as the result of a consolidation of the Mount Blanca, Sanchez, and Culebra Soil Conservation Districts. A certificate of organization was issued by the Secretary of State of Colorado on May 23, 1975.

Overall the districts have a combined history of 67 years of active conservation.

MISSION STATEMENT.  The District’s overall objective is to promote sound use, development, and treatment of soil, water, and related resources to maintain a healthy resource base for current and future needs.

Costilla Conservation District encompasses all the land in Costilla County except for those areas that had been previously excluded. Total acreage within the District is 718,312 acres of privately owned land.

Contact Costilla County Conservation District

Lydia Benton
District Manager
903 Main Street
San Luis, Colorado  81152-0345
Phone: (719) 672-3673
Fax: 844-496-7211


Service Area

Services provided in:
  • Costilla County, Colorado

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