Lewis County Conservation District

To provide technical and financial assistance for the conservation, protection, and development of natural resources within Lewis County.

The Lewis County Conservation District provides a number of programs to help landowners put conservation on the ground. We think of program participants as conservation V.I.P.s, because these individuals implement Voluntary, Incentive-based, Private landowner actions!

Brief program descriptions are listed below. Click the program name to learn more about a specific program or contact us at the District for more information:

  • Conservation Resource Enhancement Program (CREP) — Through this voluntary program, eligible land is modified to create forested streamside buffers to provide cooler water, more diverse aquatic habitats, and a reduction in sediment.
  • Coordinated Resource Management (CRM) — CRM offers a voluntary, collaborative, team approach that promotes active local participation in developing and implementing sound resource management programs.
  • Irrigation Efficiencies Program (IEGP) — IEGP helps private landowners save water and aid in salmon recovery.
  • Livestock Program — These funds are used to assist owners and operators of animal feeding operations to develop nutrient management plans, and to provide financial assistance for implementing conservation Best Management Practices.

Contact Lewis County Conservation District

Contact Lewis County Conservation District

Cheryl Ames
Administrative Assistant
1554 Bishop Road
Chehalis, Washington  98532-8710
Phone: (360) 784-0083 Ext 102
Fax: (360) 740-9745


Service Area

Services provided in:
  • Lewis County, Washington