About the Bent

Conservation District

The function of the conservation district.

To take available technical, financial, and educational resources, whatever their source, and focus or coordinate them so that they meet the needs of the local land user.


Conservation district officials serve on a multi member board that establishes and implements programs to protect and conserve soil, water, prime and unique farmland, rangeland, woodland, wildlife, energy and other renewable resources on local, non-federal lands.

Check out the link below to Soil Carbon Cowboys to see some interesting studies on the effects of improving soil health and the profitability of regenerating the land. This website also has some great videos.