2016 MACD Resolutions

2016 Montana Association of Conservation District Resolutions   RESOLUTION 16-1 Support for Conservation District Water Reservations   WHEREAS, the Water Reservations held by Conservation Districts continue to be in the Public Interest for all Montana citizens as originally determined by the Board of Natural Resources and Conservation when they were granted.   WHEREAS, the amounts […]

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2016 Poster Contest Winners

Here are the winners from our annual poster contest. Students from across the state created posters with NACD’s annual theme, which was “We All Need Trees” for 2016. The top three in each category from each participating district were sent to MACD, and were judged at the Spring Board Meeting. Now the 1st place poster in […]

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Photo & Liability Releases

This week on Social Media Fridays, I’d like to cover a question that came up at the Administrator’s Training in Great Falls. One savvy administrator asked whether she should be getting photo releases signed by parents before posting photos of kids at education events on the district Facebook page and website.

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Poster Contest Winners

At the MACD Spring Board meeting we had the pleasure of judging posters from across the state for the annual NACD Poster Contest. Districts asked local students to create posters around this year’s theme, “Local Heroes: Your Hard Working Pollinators”. Each district submitted their top posters in each age category to the state contest. Those […]

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Social Media Friday: Scheduling Posts on Facebook

Welcome to the inaugural edition of Social Media Fridays! In this series of posts, we’ll be sharing tips and tricks to get the most out of social media for your Conservation District. If you have questions you’d like to see covered in this series, please email kate@macdnet.org. To start the series, I’d like to talk […]

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News From the Front, April 24

“Have you thought of an ending?” “Yes, several, and all are dark and unpleasant.” “Oh, that won’t do! [Sessions]* ought to have good endings. How would this do: and they all settled down and lived together happily ever after?” “It will do well, if it ever came to that.” “Ah! And where will they live? That’s […]

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Groundwater Investigation Program seeking new projects for 2015

The MBMG Ground Water Investigation will be looking for new projects in 2015 and will be asking groups/individuals to submit applications for specific projects. For more information, please contact Ginette Abdo (gabdo@mtech.edu).   About the MBMG Ground Water Investigation Project In Montana, groundwater is essential for safe drinking water supplies and for economic growth. On average, approximately […]

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