The Forsyth Soil & Water Conservation District is a governmental subdivision of the State of North Carolina organized to exercise public powers conferred under provisions of the Soil & Water Conservation District Law of North Carolina, Chapter 139, as amended. Under General Statute 139, the District’s responsibility is to plan, coordinate and carry out a conservation program within its legal boundaries.
A five-member Board of Supervisors made up of three elected members and two appointed members governs the District. The board meets the 2nd Thursday of each month at 9:00 AM in the Forsyth County Agricultural Building. The current board members are: