Crawford Soil & Water Conservation District
3111 State Route 98, Bucyrus, OH 44820 (419)-562-8280


    Our mission is to encourage and assist the people of Crawford County in making decisions for the wise use of our natural resources to provide a quality environment for all.

Conservation Districts are locally organized self-governing bodies chartered by the State. Through voluntary action and cooperation of landowners (and other stake holders), the District works to conserve land, water, forest, wildlife and other related resources for the benefit of all.

Employment Opportunity


The Crawford SWCD is seeking a highly motivated individual to join our team of conservation professionals. 

Available position is for a full time Conservation Technician responsible for assisting landowners in the implementation of conservation practices in Crawford County. 

Position includes a competitive salary and benefits package.  

Cick Here for a PDF Printable Job Announcement

Click Here for a PDF Printable Job Application

2015 Spring Fingerling Fish Sale

Deadline for ordering is Tuesday May 12th, 2015.

Pick up will be May 14th, 2015 at 9:30 AM, at the Crawford SWCD Office, 3111 State Route 98, Bucyrus OH 44820.

Species available for order are:

2-4" Bluegill $0.75 each

2-3" Largemouth Bass $.085 each

2-3" Yellow Perch $0.85 each

2-4" Hybrid Bluegill $0.85 each

2-4" Redear Sunfish $0.85 each

4-5" Channel Catfish $0.75 each

9-11" White Amur $14.00

Fathead Minnows $5.50 per 100

Click here for PDF Printable Order Form

2015 Youth Summer Day Camps


Conservation Camp:

Tuesday June 16th ~ 9:00A.M.-3:00P.M.~ Ages 6-11

Aumiller Park, Bucyrus

Join us for a day of fun and learning! We will be in the stream learning about macro invertebrates, in the woods learning about trees and at the wetland learning about habitats!! Also games, crafts and build a boat and race it!!!


Farmer for a Day Camp:

Thursday June 18th ~ 9:00A.M.-3:00P.M.~ Ages 6-11

Pfeifer Dairy Farm, 2348 Shafer Rd, Bucyrus

Join us for a day of fun and learning on the farm!! We will enjoy a day in the life of a dairy farmer and milk the baby calves, tour the dairy, see how the cows are milked and new this year, solve the mystery on the farm! There will be great games and crafts!!

There is a $20.00 registration fee for each camp, that will cover all activities, lunch nd a t-shirt. Registration is open to the first 30 registrants.

Click below for registration information:

2015 Youth Summer Day Camps Flyer and Registration Forms