An extensive archival record of the Benton Soil and Water Conservation District from 1947 - 1985. Scrapbook contains news clippings, photographs, official correspondence, memorandums, and conservation cartoons.
The first action in the formation of the Cass County Soil Conservation District, with 47 farmers present. Election of officials for the district office, boundaries of the district, meeting schedules, community engagement, educational activities,…
Photo of the construction at the Alfred Parcel structure site on Willow Section 24, as Barney Braland (D.C.), Ruby Peterson (Cherokee news reporter) and Renee (conservation assistant) observe the progress.
The Blue Thumb Program shows us how to take better care of our water resources. It promotes three basic actions as the keys to water care: conserve water, protect it from pollution, and get involved in drinking water issues in your local community.