1038 Montdale Rd

Scott Twp., PA 18447
Phone 570.382.3086

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About The District

The Lackawanna County Conservation District is a legal subdivision of state government responsible under state law for conservation work within county boundaries. Established in 1958, LCCD strives to provide for the conservation of soil and water resources through the control and prevention of soil erosion and conservation, restoration and planning of the county’s watersheds.  LCCD serves the public as being a clearinghouse for information, erosion & sedimentation control, watershed conservation, environmental education & public outreach.

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:: Erosion and Sediment Control :: Current Events :: District News
Looking to find the information you need for your erosion and sedimentation control permits in Lackawanna County?  Click this link to learn about necessary permits and fee schedules.

Quick contacts for E&S control:

NEW Permit Decision Guarantee Policy

DEP will begin implementing new permit review procedures under the Permit Decision Guarantee Policy.  This policy will affect both the Individual and General NPDES permit application reviews.  The following link has additional information on the PDG Policy.  As additional information becomes available we will try to make you aware of it.    






2014 Seedling Sale

is here!!!

The LCCD annual seedling sale takes place in April each year. This year it will take place on April 24th and 25th, 2014. Contact the conservation district office if you would like to be included on our mailing list. Click here Seedling Sale Application 2014.pdf to download the Seedling Sale Application.


 District Monthly Meeting

LCCD Board of Directors meets on the third Thursday of each month at the district office in Scott Twp, Joe Terry Center at 12:30 PM