Better Ground

Pierce Conservation District

Empowering landowners to conserve natural resources on their property.

Pierce Conservation District works with local landowners and public agencies in Pierce County to conserve natural resources that are essential to both the economy and the region’s quality of life. They work with the community to improve water quality, promote sustainable agriculture, create thriving habitat, and build a just and healthy food system for all, through education, community engagement, and financial and technical assistance.

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The best way to get to know your local Conservation District is by contacting them.


Pierce CD’s Water Quality Team helps residents reduce their impact on Puget Sound by reducing stormwater pollution. If you reside within District boundaries and are interested in installing rain gardens, rain barrels, or even removing excess pavement in your neighborhood with Depave Puget Sound, Pierce CD can help you make a difference in keeping Puget Sound clean and healthy.

Services include:

  • Equipment rentals
  • Farm assistance
  • Depave Puget Sound
  • Streamside plantings
  • Community gardens
  • Gardening workshops
  • Water quality monitoring