District Support Specialists work cooperatively with soil and water conservation districts and other conservations partners in the design of programs that reach landusers, the general public, governmental officials, and primary and secondary educational institutions on the husbandry and management of soil and water resources. Services provided to SWCDs by District Support Specialists:
- Provide information, guidance and direct on-site assistance to SWCDs in carrying out their legal and operational responsibilities.
- Assist SWCDs in expanding their capacity to fulfill their role in their respective communities.
- Prepare and conduct training for SWCD supervisors and staff.