Application and Fee Schedule Revisions

To All Berks County Municipalities and Consultants working in Berks County: This Notification is to inform you that the Berks County Conservation District Application and Fee Schedule will be changing effective February 1, 2021. The new application will be available on the website and from our office at the end …

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Employment Opportunity

The Berks County Conservation District has an opening for a Bilingual Mosquito Control Educational Technician (MDC Tech), this is a fulltime, seasonal position from April through September. General Statement of Duties: The MDC Tech is responsible for implementing mosquito control and Education and Outreach activities regarding Integrated Mosquito Management (IMM) …

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Student Video Contest — 1st place: $500 cash prize

Create a public service announcement (PSA) to educate the public on stormwater and water pollution issues.Inform the viewers of simple things they can do to prevent water pollution and improve water quality.Build awareness of ‘Only Rain Down the Storm Drain’ Contest Opens: March 20, 2021 Contest Closes: May 15, 2021 …

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2021 ANNUAL SEEDLING SALE

Mark your calendars for BCCD’s Annual Seedling Sale to be held on April 16, 2021 from 3:00 to 7:00 PM at the Berks County Agricultural Center (1238 County Welfare Road, Leesport PA 19533). We are currently accepting pre-orders for the sale. Click here to view the 2021 Seedling Sale: Brochure …

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BCCD Accepting Electronic Plan Submissions:

Due to the continuing COVID-19 Pandemic and the current work-from-home restrictions, the Berks County Conservation District will now be accepting electronic plan submissions. Please call Berks County Conservation District’s main line 610.372.4657 for additional information about submitting a plan electronically for review. Applicants and consultants: this guide provides additional information …

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PaDEP Instructional Videos for Chapter 105 e-Permitting Registration

Explore PaDEP’s webpage with instructional videos to assist Applicants and Consultants in registering for Chapter 105 e-Permitting. Applicants/owners utilize this video to assist in registering as an Electronic Filing Adminstrator (EFA). Employees who are not the EFA (i.e. consultants or other users needing to register for their client) may utilize this video to assist …

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UPDATE:

Amid the ongoing concerns about COVID-19, the Berks County Conservation District Board of Directors and Management have decided it is in the best interest of staff, their families and the public to have Conservation District staff start working remotely and reduce office hours. Effective March 23, 2020 the following changes …

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COMPLAINTS

To submit a complaint to the Berks County Conservation District, please dial 610-743-5390 to reach our new complaints hotline. The hotline is for all complaints handled by the district including: Erosion and sediment control issues Waterway/wetland encroachments Agricultural issues (manure, excess erosion) Mosquito related issues Please speak clearly, leaving your …

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