State Conservation Commission

The Nevada Conservation Commission is charged with carrying out policies on renewable natural resource programs. These include guiding and regulating Nevada’s 28 conservation districts in the following areas:

  • Assist conservation districts in carrying out their powers;
  • Secure cooperation and assistance from the federal government to work with districts;
  • Serve as official state agency for cooperating with the federal Natural Resources Conservation Service;
  • Enlist cooperation and collaboration with state, federal, interstate, local, public and private agencies and organizations on programs dealing with renewable natural resource conservation;
  • Inform the director of the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources on Conservation District needs;
  • Assist Conservation Districts in their planning programs; and
  • Amend, divide or consolidate district areas.

Read the Conservation Commission Strategic Plan, 2016-2020.

 

Contact

Bettina Scherer, Program Manager
Conservation Districts Program
Department of Conservation & Natural Resources
901 S. Stewart St., Ste 1003
Carson City, NV 89701
t: 775-684-2717
c: 775-461-6229
f: 775-684-2715
bscherer@dcnr.nv.gov

 

Commissioners:

Contact Info

 

Upcoming Meetings, Workshops, & Hearings:

 

Past Meeting Agendas and Minutes:

2018

March 9, 2018 State Conservation Commission Agenda  

2017

November 6, 2017 State Conservation Commission Agenda  
October 13, 2017 - State Conservation Commission Agenda  
August 7, 2017 - State Conservation Commission Agenda Minutes
May 15, 2017 - State Conservation Commission Agenda Minutes
May 3, 2017 - Humboldt River Basin Network Meeting Notes  
March 29, 2017 - State Conservation Commission Agenda Minutes

2016

November 14, 2016 - State Conservation Commission Agenda Minutes
October 11, 2016 - State Conservation Commission Agenda Minutes
April 4, 2016 - State Conservation Commission Agenda Minutes
February 4, 2016 - State Conservation Commission Agenda Minutes

2015

Dec.15, 2015 – State Conservation Commission public hearing Notice  
December 15, 2015 - State Conservation Commission Agenda Minutes
November 2, 2015 – State Conservation Commission Agenda Minutes
October 5, 2015 - State Conservation Commission Agenda Minutes
September 17, 2015 - State Conservation Commission Agenda Minutes
June 25, 2015 - State Conservation Commission Agenda Minutes
June 15, 2015 - State Conservation Commission Agenda Minutes
June 9, 2015 - State Conservation Commission Agenda Minutes
June 8, 2015 - State Conservation Commission Agenda Minutes
May 20, 2015 - State Conservation Commission Agenda Minutes
March 27, 2015 - State Conservation Commission Agenda Minutes
February 20, 2015 - State Conservation Commission Agenda Minutes
January 22 & 23, 2015 - State Conservation Commission Agenda Minutes

 

Please contact Bettina Scherer at (775) 684-2717 for previous meeting agendas and minutes.