Welcome to Headwaters Soil and Water Conservation District


Land must be nurtured; not plundered and wasted — H. H. Bennett

You can make a difference.


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Tell your friends and family about your experience working with Headwaters SWCD.

Help increase conservation throughout Augusta County. There’s no better way to make an impact than to become an active advocate yourself.



Headwaters would like to say a big thank you to all of our hard working students, coaches, and Judges, and the Frontier Culture Museum for being such an accommodating host for our 2018 Local Envirothon Competition.

Have a pipeline easement being established on your property? Here is a list of items you might want to consider as you’re working out the details.

Check out the Semi-permanent Solar-powered Watering Options developed by Virginia Cooperative Extension, Chesapeake Bay Foundation, and Virginia Tech.