Earth Day Fiesta 2024!

Featured guests and speakers: Pam Cordova is a VSWCD Board Supervisor and former educator. She will be your guide at 10:30 for a nature walk along a trail at Whitfield WCA named in honor of her mother, Kandy Cordova. Jerry Tuttle is an animal specialist who works with Birds of a Feather Parrot Rescue in […]

Valencia Soil and Water Conservation District Youth Corps Program Hiring Application

VSWCD Youth Corps Program Valencia Soil and Water Conservation District has partnered with the New Mexico Youth Conservation Corps to hire 7 members, comprising one corps leader and 6 corps members. These young adults will contribute to the success of the Youth Program by generating employment, education, and training opportunities for individuals aged between 14 […]

Volunteer Opportunity!

August 19, 2023 (9am-1pm) Education Manager, Laura McCann, will be conducting a training for any adult 18+ interested in being a volunteer field trip guide for elementary school aged children. Field trips are Tuesdays and Thursdays during the school year, and you can volunteer as much or as little as fits your schedule! If you […]

It’s Baby Bird Season!

Tis’ the season for birds to pair up and make baby birds! Many species of birds that migrate here from the south, as well as our year-round residents, will breed in our District. Some you may never see, while others set up nests near or on our houses and other buildings! While several residents enjoy […]

Re-Leaf Program

Forest Re-Leaf Program Since its inception through the State Legislature in 1990, the New Mexico Forest Re-Leaf Program has awarded more than $500,000 to support tree planting projects in cities, towns, villages, communities, and schools across New Mexico. The Re-Leaf Program has funded the planting of more than 18,000 trees through 190 projects in communities […]