Macon County Soil &

Water Conservation District

4004 College Park Road   *   Decatur, Illinois  62521


217-877-5670 (Ext. 3)

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Our Mission
At Macon County Soil and Water Conservation District, our mission is: to work with private landowners and other organizations to help prevent and control soil erosion, improve the water quality of local rivers, lakes and streams and to restore and enhance native wildlife habitat. 

Board of Directors

Office Staff

Mike Hortin


Zach Hyde


Katie Sellmeyer


David Carr

​Eric Veech


It took hundreds of years to build our prairie topsoil. Don’t lose it in one rainstorm!
Your local USDA Service Center can work with you to find solutions to erosion concerns, sustaining your operation and downstream water quality.
Visit or call us today!  217-877-5670 ext 3

Manny Wei

Watershed Technician

manny@maconcountyswcd.com


Matthew Hanauer

Watershed Specialist

matthew@maconcountyswcd.com


Angela Binnion

Administrative Coordinator

angela@maconcountyswcd.com