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Shelby County Soil & Water Conservation District

54 Kelley Lane Suite 3

Columbiana, AL 35051

205-669-7136 or 205-365-4643

Kim@scswcd.us

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ALL PROGRAMS AND SERVICES ARE AVAILABLE WITHOUT REGARD TO RACE, COLOR, NATIONAL ORIGIN, RELIGION, SEX, AGE, DISABILITY, POLITICAL BELIEFS, SEXUAL ORIENTATION, MARITAL OR FAMILY STATUS.


Bahiagrass

15-20 lbs/Acre

Mar - July 15

Sandy soils, drought tolerant

Bermudagrass

5 lbs/Acre

Mar - July 15

Sandy soils, drought tolerant, responds to nitrogen, needs potassium

Dallisgrass

9 lbs/Acre

Mar - July 1

Best adapted to moist sites

Millet

15 lbs/Acre

Apr - Aug

Well drained productive soils, drought tolerant

Sorghum

15 lbs/Acre

Apr 20 - May 15

Well drained productive soils, drought tolerant

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Welcome:   

The purpose of the Shelby County Soil & Water Conservation District is the improve economic performance of our natural resources. The District focuses on land, water and related resource problems. The District’s goal is to make citizens aware of the interrelationship between human activities and the natural environmental. Common concerns of the District include: Developing plans for landowners; water quality and supply; timber management; installing conservation practices; wildlife management and conservation education.

Meeting Notice:

The Shelby County Soil & Water District Board of Supervisors meet the 3rd Tuesday of each month in the District Office at 7 p.m. All meetings are open to the public. Anyone who would like more information , please call our office.

2015 Annual Report