CD OperationsMACD Internal
coordination, directory , external , jobs

The MACD Job Board is collects jobs posted by conservation districts and our partners. If you have a job posting, there is also a submission form.

LegislativeMACD Internal
directory, documents , governance , resolutions

Through the resolution process, districts are able to provide the Association with direct input on natural resource topics of high interest or concern at the local, regional, state, and/or national level.

CD OperationsTrainings
documents, library , supervisors , taxes

The Conservation District Bureau's library of CD related documents/resources including: 310 permitting forms, audit and records retention, finances, CD grants, contracts, elections, law book and historic dates, meetings, personnel, procurement requirements, rental and service agreements, rolling rivers trailer documents, supervisor resources, and ten minute training documents.

Programs
documents, guide , supervisors

A Montana stream permitting guide for conservation district supervisors and staff. Maintained in 2022 by Montana DNRC.

CD Operations
documents, library

Library of general CD-related operations and governance documents including the: Conservation District Law Book, Operations Audit, Personnel Policy Model, Records Retention Schedule, IRS Letter sample, standard rental agreement

CD Operations
document, orientation

For those new to the office, this is a “First Week on the Job” crash course. See the Employee Handbook for a more thorough take on what we CD Employees do.

Programs
documents, library

Library of resources maintained by the EO containing the Montana Stream Permitting Guide, related legal documents, project completion form samples, and more.

CD OperationsTrainings
documents, library , supervisors

Library of resources for supervisors including the new Supervisor Manual, supervisor trainings from the EO and DNRC, Oath of Office, ID Card Request Form, Terms Tracking Sheet, Supervisor Attendance tracking.

CD Operations
documents, library

Resources for annual financial reporting, mill levies, audits and reviews, filing systems, administrator timelines/duties, grant billing/reporting/tracking, personnel management and accounting.

Trainings
events, leadership , recording

MACD 2022 Virtual Leadership Training Series for Conservation District Supervisors, Employees, and Partners.

Trainings
recording

Recordings of discussions by Montana CD employees and partners. Monthly discussions sponsored by the Montana Conservation District Employee Organization.

MACD Internal
documents, governance

MACD Board Structure: This includes the strategic plan, organizational plan, bylaws, MACD Programs committee charter, Standing Committee Roles & Responsibilities, and resolutions procedures policy

Communications
design, tutorial , website

A growing list of resources are maintained and updated by MACD to be used and shared by the conservation districts of Montana.

Communications
coordination, events

The MACD Calendar is a searchable, community calendar of meetings, events, trainings, and funding opportunities that relate to the work of conservation districts and their partners.

Communications
design, google drive , library

A growing repository of logos for conservation districts, other member organizations, and partners.

Communications
design, software , tutorial

MACD has acquired a Canva Pro subscription for districts to use. This gives all districts access to the service’s premium features. The number of users with access to these features are limited, so to circumvent this issue, MACD offers shared Canva Accounts.

Legislative
external, webpage

The MACD Policy Blog provides updates about current legislative developments relative to Montana's Conservation Districts.