The Maumee Watershed Conservancy District territory includes 15 counties: Allen, Auglaize, Defiance, Fulton, Hancock, Hardin, Lucas, Mercer, Paulding, Putnam, Shelby, Van Wert, Williams and Wood County. Works of the District have consisted of flood risk reduction streams and improved drainage projects.
The Conservancy Court consists of Judges from the Court of Common Pleas in the 15 counties included in the Maumee Watershed. Directors, Staff and Appraisers carry out the District plan.
MWCD carries on an annual operation and maintenance program to protect and sustain District works and environmental mitigation features. Operation and Maintenance consists of activities such as log jam removals, erosion control practices and surface and subsurface drainage.