Education is Key to Conservation....
Project WET Workshop (Water Education for Teachers)
Soil , Water and Conservation Education
Kyle Soileau, LDAF Ag Specialist, and Mitzi Dohrman, VSWCD Secretary, celebrated Ground Water Awareness Week with the Talented and Gifted Students of Vermilion Parish.
Never to Young to Learn about Conservation!
District Secretary Mitzi Dohrman demonstrated with an enviroscape to the Pre-K class at Eaton Park Elementary how water affects the lives of not only people but animals also, including those in our marshes which we may not notice.
What Is Erosion and How Erosion Effects ALL of US...
Mitzi Dohrman, VSWCD, and Mike Tullos, NRCS, educating kids in Vermilion Parish on different types of erosion, how erosion effects all our lives and what we can do to slow down erosion.
Celebrating Earth Day ULL
Every year VSWCD participates in ULL's Earth Day celebration. Tables are set up to explain and give hand outs to the general public on activies of VSWCD, LDAF and NRCS
Tree Seedling Plantings in Vermilion Parish...
VSWCD coordinated with the help of the ARCH 4-H group, LDAF and Vermilion Parish Environmental Ambassadors to plant 250 tree seedlings in the newly constructed Vermilion Parish Palmetto State Park.