Meetings Butler SWCD Board
Meeting Meetings are open to the public and are held at 1 pm on the 3rd Tuesday of every month at the Butler SWCD office.
Discounted Soil Testing
Thanks to a grant from ODNR, we can offer a discount on soil testing for the first 100 Butler County residents. Your cost will only be $7. We are partnering with OSU Extension, and they still have the test packs, so please contact them at 513-887-3722. Find out more... (pdf)
The district works with volunteers in many capacities, whether its helping us with items in the office, or doing river cleanups and water quality testing outdoors. Please visit our volunteer page for ideas, or email us.
DIY Rain Barrel Workshop
Sept 9, 6 - 7:30 pm. Build your own rain barrel to take home. register by Sept 1 for early bird registration pricing. See Flier for details
Wildlife Habitat Workshop
Saturday, Sept 13, 8:30 am - 3 pm in College Corner, Ohio. Tree planting, invasive tree and shrub control, bobwhite quail habitat management, and more. Registration and info flier
Pasture Management Workshop
Oct, 23, 10 am - 2 pm at Ol' Mac Angues farm, Lanes Mill Rd, Oxford. Cost $25. Registration Required.
Project Underground & Ohio GeologyEducators Workshop October 28, 8:30 - 3:00, Greenacres Foundation in Indian Hill. Targeted for grades 3-5. We will explore the Project Underground curriculum on karst and cave formation and learn about Ohio's geologic past and present. Workshop flier with more information or you can Register Online
Mill Creek River Cleanup
October 4 at Beckett Park in West Chester. Volunteers will spread out to locations around the watershed. Contact the Mill Creek Watershed Council for details 513-563-8800
Great Miami River Cleanup
There are two main times of year for cleanups. From Franklin north to the start of the river is in July, and from Middletown South to the Ohio River is on October 25. Find out more details at http://www.greatmiamirivercleanup.org/