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SWCD Gives Trees to Area 5th Graders

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This week the Washington Soil and Water Conservation District is encouraging people to think about personal responsibility and being a good steward to natural resources during is annual Stewardship Week celebration. The district provided more than 115 fifth graders in the county with a free Norway spruce tree seedling for the students to plant with their parents. Materials about watersheds were also handed out to the students, which highlighted the importance of clean water.

of the largest national annual programs to promote conservation.  NACD represents the nations 3,000 conservation districts, which were established to encourage resource conservation across the country.


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