Socorro Soil & Water Conservation  District

"Common Sense Conservation" Since 1944

103 Francisco de Avondo
Socorro, NM  87801


Conservation benefits everyone.  It promotes clean air and water.  It prevents erosion of valuable soil.  It contributes to safe, affordable food and fiber production within our own country.  It protects fish and wildlife, and helps preserve our overall quality of life.
The Socorro Soil & Water Conservation District believes that successful conservation depends on effective programs and the voluntary cooperation and conservation efforts of private landowners-especially farmers, foresters and ranchers, who manage nearly seventy percent of the private lands in the contiguous United States.  We believe providing incentives for Socorro SWCD cooperators is the most effective way to promote conservation today, and well into the future.  In this manner, we can protect our natural resources for future generations.