Basic Training for Soil & Water Conservation Supervisors

May 20-21, 2014

$175

DUE TO THE POSSIBILITY OF WINTER WEATHER THIS COURSE HAS BEEN CANCELED FOR FEBRUARY 11-12, 2014. 

This course is designed for both newly elected and appointed soil and water district supervisors, new district staff, and for experienced supervisors who want to learn about

  • the decisions they need to make as supervisors
  • the key resources available to supervisors
  • the legal and fiscal restrictions on their actions as supervisors
  • possibilities for the future of soil and water and the soil and water districts' roles in conservation.

The course will include presentations from agency officials and others who work with soil and water conservation across the state, discussion of actual projects being undertaken by soil and water districts, and group work on plans for the districts represented by the attendees.

Attendees

Soil and water conservation district supervisors, new district staff, and employees

Faculty coordinator

Richard B. Whisnant, Professor of Public Law and Government

Scholarships
Duration

2 days

Site information

School of Government

A block of rooms has been set up at the Holiday Inn Express with a special rate of $63.90++ per night beginning on Wednesday, May 20, 2014 and ending on Thursday, May 21, 2014. To make your reservation please contact the hotel at 919.489.7555 or at www.hiexpress.com/chapelhillnc and use the group code "SWC" when making your reservation. To receive the special rate reservations must be made no later than May 1, 2014.

Contact
Program Manager
919.966.4157
Cancellation policy

Course participants who cancel their registration on or before May 6, 2014 will receive a full refund. Those who cancel on or before May 13, 2014 will receive a full refund, less a $25 cancellation fee. No refund will be made for cancellations made after May 13, 2014. All cancellations must be submitted in writing, as outlined in the School's cancellation policy.