The District's Heavy Equipment Program has been a major part of the District since its inception in 1944.
The Sussex Conservation District is made up of an eight member Board of Supervisors. There are four elected farmer members, one county council representative, one county agent who acts as secretary, and two appointed members. The borders of the supervisors’ area are divided east and west by Rt. 113, and north and south by Route 9. Following is a list of the Board of Supervisors:
The elected board members serve 4 year terms, and appointed members 3 year terms.
Chairman, Farm Member - Jan. 1, 2017 - Dec. 31, 2020
Vice Chairman, Farm Member - Jan. 1, 2016 - Dec. 31, 2019
Roland Hill Jr.
Treasurer, Farm Member - Jan. 1, 2015 - Dec. 31, 2018
Secretary, Representative of UD Cooperative Extension
Farm Member - Jan. 1, 2014 - Dec. 31, 2017
Appointed Member - May 1, 2016 - April 30, 2019
Member Representative of Sussex County Council
Samuel Wilson Jr.
Sussex Conservation's Programs
The Sussex Conservation District administers numerous cost share programs that support the implementation of...
Since 1991, the Sussex Conservation District has served as the delegated agency in Sussex County for the...
The District's Agricultural Conservation Program works with the farming community providing nutrient management...