Ashtabula Soil & Water Conservation District
39 Wall Street
Jefferson, Ohio 44047
phone(440) 576-4946 fax (440) 576-9546

Facebook: @ashtabulaswcd

50 years service

   Board of Supervisors
 Dan Decker    -   Chairman
Ron Smoker  -  Vice-chairman
 Dr. Paul Mechling  -   Treasurer
Wendell Obernyer  -   Secretary
  Robin Boggs  -   Member

 Monthly Board Meetings
3rd Tuesday @ 6:30 pm District Office


Ashtabula SWCD Operations as of 6/22/2020

The Ashtabula Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) located at 39 Wall Street, Jefferson, Ohio 44047 currently have two (2) employees.  The Ashtabula SWCD will be open to the public from 8:00 am – 4:30 pm Monday – Friday.  With a staff of two (2) there will be times the office is closed during the week while we conduct field appointments.  We strongly encourage phone calls and emails, but will accept walk Ins.  Those entering the building must wear a face covering.  We will allow up to 3 persons in the office other than staff at any one time.  We ask that you remain 6’ apart while waiting in our main office to see a staff person.  Contact information is as follows:  Phone 440-576-4946 and or email us at  The staff will be monitoring voice mails and emails. 

The staff will conduct landowner field appointments as long as they involve open air appointments with the ability perform the appointment and meet the recommended social distance guidelines.  The staff will determine whether they can perform the appointment safely.

We will not be attending any meetings and or hosting any meetings of any kind until deemed okay to do so by health officials.

Mission Statement
"To provide services and leadership
enabling Ashtabula County residents to practice soil and water conservation by conserving, protecting and improving
their soil,water and land
natural resources.

Vision Statement
"To promote and locally lead soil
and water conservation efforts
within Ashtabula County

Doing RIGHT today, 4R Tomorrow