The clean, cool waters of Cedar Creek flow gently through miles of the high-quality prairie, wetland, and forest that Barry County is known for. Beyond providing us with a picturesque backdrop, the creek system functions in ways that provide us with vital services like water and debris transport, flood control, water quality control, and fish […]
The Conservation District is currently working on updating its Natural Resource Needs Assessment. Please help by taking our quick online survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/8WK5XVG
Please note that the regular meeting scheduled for the Barry Conservation District Board on August 23rd, 2016 has been cancelled. The next meeting will take place on September 27th, 2016 from 6:00pm – 7:30pm at the Barry 911 Dispatch Center, 2600 Nashville Rd., Hastings.
The Barry Conservation District is now accepting bids for an environmental consultant for the Cedar Creek Aquatic Habitat Grant Project. Bids are due by 8am on August 9th, 2016. Please click the following link to download the complete bid package, which includes all necessary application instructions and forms: REQUEST FOR BIDS- Environmental Consulting Questions? Contact Sarah […]
The Barry Conservation District is now accepting bids for the installation of a 44′ timber bridge on McKeown Road crossing Cedar Creek. Bids are due by 10am on August 8th, 2016. Please click the following link to download the complete bid package, which includes all necessary application instructions and forms: Cedar Creek Bridge Construction Request for bids […]
The Michigan Agricultural Environmental Assurance Program (MAEAP) is hosting an event to screen well water for nitrate and nitrite at the Barry Conservation District office on July 15th from 9am-5pm. The screening is open to everyone who uses a personal well for drinking water; however, the number of samples that can be tested is limited […]
The Barry Conservation District is seeking a contract bookkeeper to work 8 regularly scheduled hours per week during normal business hours of Monday-Friday 7am-5pm. Bookkeeper Job Responsibilities: The Bookkeeper maintains district financial records of by updating accounts as needed; posting transactions; and ensuring legal requirements compliance. The bookkeeper is also responsible for filing and paying […]
Position Available: Conservation District Forester The Barry Conservation District seeks a Forester to work within the Forestry Assistance Program. Position requires a minimum of a B.S. or M.S. in Forestry. This is a grant-funded position, renewed annually. The wage ($40k – $45k) will be commensurate with candidate’s experience. Send cover letter and resume by June […]
The Barry Conservation District is now accepting bids for a 42′ timber bridge on McKeown Road crossing Cedar Creek. Bids are due by 10am on June 1st. Please click the following link to download the complete bid package, which includes all necessary application instructions and forms: Cedar Creek bridge Request for bids
Please note that our phone numbers have changed. For the general office, please dial 269.908.4139 For the director, please dial 269.908.4135 For the assistant administrator, please dial 269.908.4099 For the MAEAP technician, please dial 269.908.4136 For NRCS, please dial 269.908.4120 or 269.908.4133 Thank-you for your patience and understanding!