The Maumee Watershed Conservancy District territory includes 15 counties: Allen, Auglaize, Defiance, Fulton, Hancock, Hardin, Henry, Lucas, Mercer, Paulding, Putnam, Shelby, Van Wert, Williams and Wood. District projects consist 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. Conservancy Court and Board Meeting notices are posted in the newspaper of the County of Orgin (Defiance Crescent News) or can be obtained by calling our office.
MWCD performs annual operation and maintenance programs to protect and sustain District works and environmental mitigation features. Operation and Maintenance activities include: log jam removals, erosion control, mowing, herbicide application and surface and subsurface drainage.