WordPress Training in Kalispell

The Flathead Conservation District is partnering with the Montana Association of Conservation Districts to offer an introductory WordPress training on Tuesday, July 21, 2015, from 1:00 – 4:00 PM, at the Flathead Conservation District office in Kalispell. Kate Arpin, the Communications Director at MACD, will lead participants through a wide range of WordPress applications. The […]

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MT Youth Range Camp Applications Available

Applications are now available for the 2015 Montana Youth Range Camp. This year’s camp will be held the week of July 27-31 at Frank Brattin Middle School in Colstrip, Mont., and is open to all youth ages 12 -18. “Range camp is an opportunity for kids to connect with Montana’s great outdoors in a setting […]

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2015 Winter Grazing Seminar

Sustainability in natural resources and beef production focus of 2015 Winter Grazing Seminar BILLINGS, Mont. – Perspectives on sustainability in Montana’s agriculture and natural resources will be the central focus of the 2015 Winter Grazing Seminar, to be held Jan. 21-22 in Billings, Mont., at the Billings Hotel & Convention Center. The first day of […]

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World Soils Day

In commemoration of World Soils Day 2014, the Montana Association of Conservation Districts thanks our conservation districts and partners for their dedicated work in conserving and restoring this crucial resource that sustains our communities and feeds the world (95% of our food comes from soil!). For more information about World Soils Day and the importance […]

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International Sage Grouse Forum

MACD was represented at the International Sage Grouse Forum held November 13 and 14 in Salt Lake City by our three Sage Grouse Initiative (SGI) range conservationists and Program Director. The Forum was attended by over 350 participants and brought together local sage-grouse working group members, landowners, local planners, energy and industry representatives, and conservation organizations […]

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Waters of the US Panel Discussion

The upcoming MACD Convention at Fairmont Hot Springs will feature a panel discussion on the EPA’s new Waters of the US rules. The EPA’s decisions on this rule could have a huge impact on ranchers & conservation districts, and although the comment period will be over by the time of the convention, we invite you […]

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MACD 2014 Convention Information

The excitement is growing for our annual convention (it’s pretty much better than Christmas, as far as we’re concerned in the office). Agenda & Registration The most recent agenda and information on the convention is available on here. You can also register & pay online here. Lodging Lodging is limited at the resort, so please […]

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Wibaux CD EEP Day

The Wibaux Conservation District sponsored Environmental Education Program (EEP) 2014 on May 7, 2014.  EEP aka “Outdoor Classroom” was chased inside by the weather.  The only day in the week that it rained was on the EEP day.  None the less, we moved all the outdoor stations indoors and it was enjoyed by all.  The […]

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