MACD EO is the Employee Organization for Montana’s Conservation Districts. We strive to provide conservation district employees with valuable training resources, support, and networking.
Our Message Boards are a great resource for administrators to ask & answer questions.
Or check out our Resources page to find places & documents to expand your knowledge.
Make a plan for communications - As part of a six-month series on district operations, the Did You Know? monthly feature in eResource will highlight chapters of the NACD District Outlook Task Force report: “Blueprint for Locally-Led Conservation – A Strategy for District Success and Sustainability” (available here on our website). This month’s chapter tackles communications. For most conservation districts, many […] The Montana Conservationist February 1 - In what may come as no surprise, politics dominate this week’s edition of The Montana Conservationist. We take a look at how the national stage may affect our local efforts: Who is Sonny Perdue? Northern Ag introduces us to the former Georgia governor who is the President’s pick to lead the USDA Montana NRCS has […] 2017 MACD Scholarship Application Now Available - Two $500 Scholarships are available for Montana students—high school seniors or students who are attending an accredited post secondary institution in Montana may apply. Eligibility requirements include: US citizenship, Montana residency, minimum grade point average of 3.0, and enrollment or plans to enroll in a course of study that allows students to explore natural resource […]
Every other spring, we host a two-day statewide training that features a variety of topics for administrators. View events
We have a network of people with skill sets that can help admins conquer any challenges they face. Resources
Every professional knows the importance of relationships with others in the field. Message board