West Virginia Conservation Agency  •  1900 Kanawha Blvd. E. •  Charleston, WV 25305  •  304-558-2204
 


Greenbrier Valley District

   Greenbrier, Monroe, and Pocahontas

Serving Greenbrier, Monroe, and Pocahontas counties


District Manager:
Lynn Hutchison
179 Northridge Drive
Lewisburg, WV 24901
Phone: (304) 645-6173
Fax: (304) 645-4755
Email: GVCD@wvca.us
Driving Directions






Archives
CCD Board of Supervisors

District Supervisors

Chairperson
- Gary Sawyers

Vice-Chair
- Jerry Clifton

Secretary/Treasurer
- Carolyn Miller

Supervisor
- Avery Atkins

Supervisor
- Gary Truex

Supervisor
- Timothy VanReenen


Recent Activity

Approved GVCD Minutes February 2, 2017 - 2/17/17
posted by: Diana Hutchison

Click below to read the approved minutes of the GVCD Special Board Meeting held on February 2, 2017.

PDF  View PDF

Approved GVCD Minutes January 26, 2017 - 2/17/17
posted by: Diana Hutchison

Click below to read the approved minutes of the GVCD Special Board Meeting held on January 26, 2017.

PDF  View PDF

Approved GVCD Minutes January 19, 2017 - 2/17/17
posted by: Diana Hutchison

Click below to read the approved minutes of the GVCD Regular Board Meeting held on January 19, 2017.

PDF  View PDF

Approved GVCD Minutes January 13, 2017 - 2/17/17
posted by: Diana Hutchison

Click below to read the approved minutes of the GVCD Special Board Meeting held on January 13, 2017.

PDF  View PDF

GVCD February Board Meeting - 2/8/17
posted by: Diana Hutchison

The Greenbrier Valley Conservation District Board of Supervisors will hold its regular monthly board meeting on Thursday, February 16, 2017, at 7:00 p.m. in the conference room of the Lewisburg USDA Service Center.  Included on the agenda:  Routine business; Follow-up on unfinished business; Agricultural Enhancement Program; 319 Water Quality Program; Committee reports and Cooperating Agency reports; Upcoming events and activities.   Complete agenda will be posted at the office three days prior to the meeting.  The public is welcome to attend.      



Notice of Committee Meetings - 2/3/17
posted by: Diana Hutchison

Committee Meeting Notice

The Greenbrier Valley Conservation District will hold the following Committee Meetings on

02/08/17, beginning at 9am:

  • Agricultural Enhancement
  • Grassland
  • Building & Equipment
  • 319
  • Policy

The meetings will take place in the conference room of the Lewisburg USDA Service Center and are open to the public.



POSTER CONTEST - 2/3/17
posted by: Diana Hutchison

JUST FOR KIDS! 

The Greenbrier Valley Conservation District (GVCD) is participating in the Poster Contest sponsored by the National Association of Conservation Districts (NACD) and the West Virginia Association of Conservation Districts (WVACD.)  The contest is open to all school aged children in the district and prizes will be awarded in each of the following age groups:  Grades K-1, 2-3, 4-6, 7-9, and 10-12.  District winners are eligible to compete in the state contest and state winners will move on to the national contest.

The theme for 2017 is "Healthy Soils are Full of Life." 

  • Judging will be based on conservation message, visual effectiveness, originality, and universal appeal. 
  • Deadline for entry in the GVCD contest is April 7, 2017
  • Poster size for Grades K-6 is a half sheet or 14" x 22".
  • Poster size for Grades 7-12 is a full sheet or 22" x 28".
  • The 2017 Stewardship title, "Healthy Soils are Full of Life," must be on the front of the poster.  No other titles should be used.
  • Any media may be used to create a flat or two dimensional effect (paint, crayon, colored pencil, charcoal, paper, or other materials.)  The back of each poster MUST have the student's name, grade level, teacher's name, and school. 
  • For more information about the GVCD contest, contact our office at 304-645-6173 or email lhutchison@wvca.us.
  • For more information about the WVACD (state level) contest, see here:  http://wvca.us/education/poster_contest.cfm
  • For more information about the NACD (national level) contest, see here:  http://www.nacdnet.org/education/contests/poster

Click below for a printable flyer.

PDF  View PDF

Century Farm Program 2017 - 1/30/17
posted by: Diana Hutchison

Greenbrier Valley Conservation District Announces Century Farm Program

 

The Greenbrier Valley Conservation District is pleased to announce that the West Virginia Association of Conservation Districts is continuing the West Virginia Century Farm Program.

The GVCD is seeking to recognize families who have been farming the same tract of land for at least 100 years.  The farm must have been in continuous operation by the same family and a family member must live on the farm or be an integral part of the day-to-day operation of the farm enterprise.  Line of ownership from the first family member owning the land may be through wives, husbands, children, brothers, nephews, or nieces.  The farm must also consist of at least 10 acres of the original holdings and gross more than $1,000 annually from farm products.

For recognition, applications must be received by the GVCD no later than April 1, 2017.  Signs will be awarded to the Century Farm families selected by the GVCD.  For an application form, please contact the Greenbrier Valley Conservation District at 304-645-6173 or the USDA Farm Service Agency at 304-645-6172.  Both are located at 179 Northridge Drive, Lewisburg, WV  24901.

You can also download a form here:  http://wvca.us/education/century_farms.cfm

 

 



REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS - 1/27/17
posted by: Diana Hutchison

The Greenbrier Valley Conservation District located at 179 Northridge Drive, Lewisburg, WV 24901, is seeking proposals from qualified environmental consulting firms, academic institutions, or non-profit organizations, to implement a one year scale-nested water quality monitoring program on Kitchen Creek of Second Creek, located near Gap Mills, in Monroe County, WV.  Please contact the GVCD office at 304-645-6173 or click below for full RFP.  Proposals must be received by the Greenbrier Valley Conservation District no later than 12:00 pm (noon) on Wednesday, February 8, 2017.

 

Click below for RFP.

PDF  View PDF


produced by
WVCA IT
WVCA Home Page Contact Us! WVCA Homepage