- The mission of the NYS Soil & Water Conservation Committee is to
develop a responsible Soil and Water Conservation Program for the State of
New York that will be implemented through SWCDs.
- The Committee establishes policy to guide the SWCDs programs, to assist
the states SWCDs in organizing, developing and implementing programs,
to advise all agencies of government on matters relating to soil and water
conservation, and to work in concert with state and federal agencies to reduce
pollution of the states water resources and improve the quality of these resources.