Next Board Meetings:
Next regular meeting:
Wednesday, August 24, 2016
9:00am - 11:00am
The meeting will be held in the WICD Conference Room
1 NE 4th St, Coupeville
Open to the public
WICD Mission Statement
The Whidbey Island Conservation District serves present and future residents of Whidbey Island by supporting a healthy environment, and promoting voluntary, incentive-based options for conserving natural resources through educational outreach as well as technical and financial assistance.
WICD Accepting Applications for Two Open Positions
WICD is seeking qualified applicants to fill two full-time positions. Click on the titles below for details about the positions.application form (including at least 3 references). The application form is a fillable PDF that can be printed, signed, and scanned. Note: the fillable PDF form can only be printed, not saved. Mailed or delivered application packages must arrive at the Whidbey Island Conservation District, P.O. Box 490, Coupeville, WA 98239 by 4:30 p.m., August 17, 2016. Electronic submissions are acceptable by the same deadline to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Individuals submitting via e-mail are solely responsible to ensure that their completed application, resume, and cover letter are received timely by August 17, 2016. Position will remain open until filled. Initial screening process begins August 22nd. Applicants are subject to a background check.
District Office, Coupeville
Most people agree that conservation works best when people who live and work in an area learn to take care of their own natural resources. As legal sub-divisions of Washington State government, conservation districts are self-governed by a five-member volunteer board that establishes local priorities and sets policy. The Whidbey Island Conservation District (WICD) Board is composed of local farmers, landowners, and concerned citizens and is dedicated to maintaining Whidbey Island's renewable natural resources. Its priorities and goals include:
The Whidbey Island Farm Tour is taking a break in 2016.
After 10 amazing years, the event is on hold while we work on a new strategy moving into the next decade. Read more here.