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Tri-County/City is now hiring!

Please visit Employment for current opportunities.


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2018 TCCSWCD College Scholarship Application

2018 Tri-County/City Soil & Water Conservation District College Scholarship
Application deadline:  6/1/2018 by 4:30 PM

Purpose:  To promote education of local students pursuing scientific and technical fields emphasizing natural resource conservation, environmental protection, and/or environmental studies.


  • Applicants must reside in King George, Spotsylvania, Stafford, or the City of Fredericksburg.
  • Applicant must be pursuing degrees in fields of natural resource conservation such as forestry, soils, hydrology, agriculture, wildlife, natural resources management and environmental sciences.
  • Applicant must be either accepted to or already attending an accredited higher education institution for the 2018-2019 academic year on either a part-time or full-time basis.
  • Applicants must demonstrate a GPA of 3.0 or higher

Application requirements:

  1. Provide a copy of your most recent transcript/GED Certification.
  2. Provide two letters of recommendation.
  3. Complete “2018 Tri-County/City Soil & Water Conservation District College Scholarship Application Form” (click on the link below)
  4. Return complete application package to Tri-County/City SWCD, 4811 Carr Drive, Fredericksburg, VA 22408 by 4:30 PM on 6/1/2018

Scholarship Amount:

  • $ 500.00 for one academic year


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Read the new report from the Chesapeake Bay Commission:

Boots on the Ground: Improving Technical Assistance for Farmers (11/22/17)

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Read From the Fall Line, our quarterly newsletter.

Current issue:
Newsletter Spring 2018

Back issues:
Newsletter Fall 2017
Newsletter Summer 2017
Newsletter Spring 2017
Newsletter Winter 2016
Newsletter Summer 2016
Newsletter Spring 2016

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Board of Directors
Meeting schedule 2018

Tri-County/City Soil & Water Conservation District’s
monthly Board meetings are held at 8:30am at the
District office:
            4811 CARR DRIVE (BLDG 3),
            FREDERICKSBURG, VA 22408

Technical Review Committee meetings are held
30 minutes prior to each Board meeting.

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Open 8am – 4:30pm
Visit us in the Jackson Square Office Park at
Four Mile Fork.



540-656-2401 (Main)
540-656-2402 (Technical Assistance/Cost Share)
540-656-2403 (Fax)



logo no captionTri-County/City SWCD has served the Commonwealth of Virginia Counties of King George, Spotsylvania, Stafford since 1944 and the City of Fredericksburg since 1984. We are a local political subdivision of the Commonwealth, focusing on natural resource problems and solutions. Like other conservation districts, Tri-County/City SWCD is self-governed and non-profit and establishes priorities, sets policy, and administers programs to conserve soil and water resources.
Tri-County/City SWCD is not a regulatory agency. Instead, the agency provides technical assistance, information, educational programs, volunteer opportunities, and newsletters to citizens on many aspects of water quality, nonpoint source pollution, and stream health.