Ross Soil and Water Conservation District

The Ross County Soil and Water Conservation District was formed in 1947. The District is a legally organized subdivision of the State of Ohio that is governed by a volunteer Board of Supervisors elected by Ross County residents.

Ross SWCD assists landowners with the planning and implementation of conservation practices.

To provide leadership and education to the public for the stewardship of natural resources.

Be recognized as a leader in Ross County, promoting innovative and responsible stewardship of natural resources to enhance the quality of life.


  • Evaluate, Survey and Design Conservation Practices
  • Maps, including Groundwater, Soils, Watersheds, etc.
  • Drill Rental
  • Pasture/Hayland management
  • Homesite evaluations
  • Provide assistance for conservation practices through the Farm Bill
  • Pond site design and management
  • Tree and fish sales and many more!!!

Contact Ross Soil and Water Conservation District

Chris Pancake
Eng Tech./Bookkeeping
475 Western Avenue
Suite H
Chillicothe, Ohio  45601-2288
Phone: (740) 772-4110 Ext 117
Fax: (740) 775-5623


Service Area

Services provided in:
  • Ross County, Ohio