LaPorte County Soil and Water Conservation District
2857 W. St Rd. 2, Suite B
LaPorte, IN 46350
Phone: 219-326-6808 Ext. 2116
Office Hours are from 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM, Monday - Friday
Sheila Batchelor, Office Manager (Ext. 2116)
Nicole Messacar, Education Coordinator (Ext. 2115)
Ethel Turkowski, Office Assistant (Ext. 2118)
- MS4 Coordinator
219-326-6808 Ext. 2114
- Bord of Supervisors
Don Lode, Chairman
Anton Ekovich, Vice Chair
Nate Mrozinski, Secretary
Myrna Harder, Treasurer
Gene Schmidt, Member
- USDA Service Center Partners
District Conservationist, NRCS
219-362-6633 Ext. 3
100 Legacy Plaza West
LaPorte, In 46350
We provide leadership, education, and technical assistance to empower LaPorte County residents to conserve and improve our soil, water and related natural resources.
Who We Are
Statutory Authority- Indiana Code IC 14-32-5-1 (District Law). A district constitutes a governmental subdivision of the state and a public body exercising public powers.
To provide information about soil, water, and related natural resource conservation; identify and prioritize local soil and water resource concerns. and connect land users to sources of educational, technical and financial assistance to implement conservation practices and technologies.
Who We Serve
The residents and/or land users of LaPorte County and others who come to the District with natural resource concerns.
Because of the need for the education and awareness of wise use and proper management of natural resources.