Dallas County SWCD

The district works closely with a number of local, state, and federal agencies, as well as with local groups and organizations.

In particular, the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship, the Division of Soil Conversation and the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service have close ties.  The district also works with the Extension Service, Department of Natural Resources, County Conservation Department, Pheasants Forever, Ducks Unlimited, Farm Service Agency, Conservation Districts of Iowa, and the County Supervisors.

The Dallas Soil and Water Conservation District is a legal subdivision of state government.  Commissioners are responsible for carrying out state laws and programs. 

These include:

Sediment Control Law Conservation Cost-Sharing Water Quality Protection Projects Resource Enhancement and Protection

Districts also play a key role in carrying out federal programs including:

  • The Conservation Reserve Program
  • The Environmental Quality Incentives Program
  • Conservation Compliance
  • The Wetlands Reserve Program
  • Conservation Planning


Contact Dallas County SWCD

Brad Harrison
1918 Greene St.
Suite 2
Adel, Iowa  50003-1641
Phone: (515) 993-3413
Fax: (515) 993-4713


Service Area

Services provided in:
  • Dallas County, Iowa

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