COVID-19 Update

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

In response to the current public health situation due to the novel coronavirus/COVID-19, Cuyahoga SWCD is taking the following precautions: The majority of Cuyahoga SWCD staff is now teleworking. Staff members are working their regular scheduled hours and are available by phone (be sure to leave a message if your call is not immediately answered) and via email. Staff are still performing essential duties such as inspections but are postponing other duties that require travel and gatherings. Cuyahoga SWCD is hosting limited events listed under Events. We will continue to monitor the situation, and provide additional updates as warranted.

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Solving Stream Problems in Your Back Yard Series - Streambank Erosion

Posted on 09/16/15 by Jared in Rocky River Watershed

Common in many urbanized areas, streambank erosion can change a backyard stream from a natural asset to be appreciated into a hazard to be avoided.

*This is the third post in a continuing series on backyard stream management.* Eroding streambanks are one of the most common landowner technical assistance calls that we receive at Cuyahoga SWCD. Often, homeowners cite the charm of the “little creek out back” as something that attracted them to the property. We hear stories of kids catching frogs in the... read more

Learn about YOUR lake!

Posted on 09/10/15 by in Educational Outreach

Lake Erie - our most precious resource!

Our proximity to the Earth’s most precious natural resource, water, is something that makes us very fortunate in northeast Ohio. With the turn of a handle, Lake Erie provides us with a seemingly endless supply of cheap and accessible water. Our geographical location makes us lucky; we never think twice about watering the lawn, washing the... read more

Shrink Your Lawn

Posted on 09/01/15 by Amy in Educational Outreach

Start with a small garden and expand.

When most people think of the ideal lawn, they think of well-maintained, bright green turf grass. There are around 40 million acres of lawn in the lower 48 states, occupying about 2% of the surface of the United States. We perceive a well-maintained yard as aesthetically pleasing to the human eye, but they’re not pleasing toward our environment.... read more

Buyer Beware: 5 issues to consider before purchasing a property

Posted on 08/25/15 by Elizabeth in Educational Outreach

Before spending time and money on installing a new fire pit, make sure that area isn't part of the developments drainage easement.

As development occurs consideration is not always given to location, land cover, and how existing conditions may affect future use of a property. Many of the landowner assistance calls that we receive at Cuyahoga SWCD are related to drainage, streams, soils, easements, and storm water controls, all relating back to property location and land cover. There are several... read more

The Power of Partnerships

Posted on 08/18/15 by Janine in Educational Outreach

The Soil & Water Conservation Districts (SWCD) are a formidable group in Ohio. Typical Ohio SWCDs are not big government agencies, but somehow the small staffs of each of the SWCDs cover a lot of ground—no pun intended. Throughout the state and locally, SWCDs nurture and rely on collaboration with partners to get conservation on the ground. Most of... read more