Rhea "Skip" Taylor, Fayette County Mayor      

Soil Conservation

Our principle objective is to provide for the conservation of soil and water resources.  To control soil erosion; flooding and sediment damage; improve water quality; preserve wildlife and protect and promote the health, safety and general welfare of the people of Fayette County.


Supervisors: Harris Armour
Chuck Dacus
Lee Graves
Rube Rhea
Bill Higgs
   
Address: 18080 Hwy 64 Somerville, TN 38068
   
Phone: 901-465-2631 ext. 3
   
Fax: 901-465-5608

Employees: Paula Gould, Secretary
William "Sonny" Jewel, Technician

   
www.tnacd.org Tennessee Association of Conservation Districts (TNACD)
   
www.nacdnet.org Natural Association of Conservation Districts (NACD)
   
www.tn.nrcs.usda.gov Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS)
   
www.state.tn.us/agriculture Tennessee Department of Agriculture

 




Services:

-Federal Programs:
Hannah Davis, District Conservationist/Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS)

-Best Management Practices Grants: Tennessee Dept of Agriculture (TDA)

-Structures Build for Erosion: Terraces; diversions; sediment basins.

-Filter Strips and Cropland Conversion.

-Pond Construction and Pond Management Information.

-Great Plains 1006 NT Drill: (Rental)

-Assist with Maps: Soil Surveys; Aerial Maps; Flood Maps; Topographical Maps.

-Structures for Livestock:  cross fence; water facilities; pipeline.

-Geotextile Filter Cloth For Sale.