Region I Conservation Districts

Region I Soil and Water Conservation Districts (SWCDs) include Blue Ridge Mountain, Catoosa County, Cobb County, Coosa River, Fulton County, Limestone Valley, Roosevelt, and West Georgia.

Counties in Region I include Bartow, Carroll, Catoosa, Chattooga, Cherokee, Cobb, Coweta, Dade, Douglas, Fannin, Floyd, Fulton, Gilmer, Gordon, Haralson, Heard, Meriwether, Murray, Paulding, Pickens, Polk, Rabun, Towns, Troup, Union, Walker, and Whitfield.

Blue Ridge Mountain SWCD

Fannin, Rabun, Towns & Union Counties

Annual Report 2022     Plan of Work FY2022

Chairman John Kay (Towns)
Damon Davenport (Fannin) Ann Stanley (Fannin) William Enloe (Rabun) Carl Swanson (Rabun)
Virginia Palmer (Towns) Mickey Cummings (Union) Jennifer Logan (Union)  


Meeting Schedule
Third Friday of every month at 10:00 a.m. - Pat Haralson Memorial Civic Center, 165 Wellborn St., Blairsville, GA 30512

Catoosa County SWCD

Catoosa County


Plan of Work FY2024      Plan of Work FY2023     Plan of Work FY2022

Chairman Roger Bowman
Marjorie Berry Keith Bonnell Charles Lancaster  


Meeting Schedule
Second Friday of the Month at 9:30 a.m. - UGA Extension Office located at 43 Maple Street Ringgold, GA 30736

Cobb County SWCD

Cobb County

Plan of Work FY2023      Plan of Work FY2022

Chairman Stanley Kirk
Donald Ayres Jim Lanier John Loyd Woody Snell


Meeting Schedule
Last Thursday of each month at 8:30 a.m. - Cobb County Administrative Building in Marietta, GA

Coosa River SWCD

Bartow, Chattooga, Dade, Floyd, Gordon, Paulding, Polk & Walker Counties

In 1937, Coosa River became the first district to be established in Georgia and the second to be established in the United States..

Plan of Work FY2024      Plan of Work FY2023

Chairman Davis Nelson (Bartow)
Charles Holt (Bartow) Stacy Gray (Chattooga) Greg Hurley (Chattooga) Loyd Gass (Dade)
Larry Williams (Dade) Thad Rush (Floyd) Jordon Fuquea (Gordon) George Stewart (Gordon)
Nora Goodman (Paulding) Douglas Sowar (Paulding) Tracy Cooper-Grice (Polk) David Jackson (Polk)
Brian Hart (Walker)      


Meeting Schedule
Fourth Tuesday of every month at 9:30 a.m. - 1282 SR 53 Spur SW, Suite 300, Calhoun, GA  30701

Fulton County SWCD

Fulton County


Plan of Work FY2023

Chairman Alan Toney
Cory Rayburn Walter Rekuc Jason Ulseth  


Meeting Schedule
Third Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. - The meeting location alternates between the Atlanta Watershed Department Water Lodge in Atlanta, GA and the Fulton County Resource Building in Alpharetta, GA.

Limestone Valley SWCD

Cherokee, Gilmer, Murray, Pickens & Whitfield Counties

Plan of Work FY2024      Plan of Work FY2023

Chairman Don Keeter (Cherokee)
William Grizzle (Cherokee) Michael Bushey (Gilmer) Paul Nealey (Gilmer) James Loughridge (Murray)
Jerry Edwards (Pickens) Robert Jones (Pickens) Wesley Fogle (Whitfield) William Hasty, II (Whitfield)


Meeting Schedule
Second Tuesday of each month at 11:30 a.m. - Davis House Restaurant in Ellijay, GA

Roosevelt SWCD

Meriwether and Troup County

Chairman Joel Keith (Troup)
Ryan Johnson (Meriwether) William Nash (Meriwether) Danny Stephens (Meriwether) Julian Jones (Troup)
Marcus Jones (Troup)      


Meeting Schedule
First Wednesday of each month at 4:00 p.m. - Jones Family Cabin in LaGrange, GA

West Georgia SWCD

Carroll, Coweta, Douglas, Haralson & Heard Counties

Plan of Work FY2023

Chairman Denney Rogers (Heard)
Carl Brack (Carroll) Tony Cole (Carroll) Matthew Burns (Coweta) Tommy Waldrop (Douglas)
Joan Boalch (Haralson) Billy Sims (Haralson)    


Meeting Schedule
First Tuesday of each month at Noon - American Pie Pizzeria, 927 Maple St, Carrollton, GA 30117