Thursday, August 4, 2022


Job Announcement

Conservation District Field Manager

The Cattaraugus County Soil & Water Conservation District (SWCD) in Ellicottville, NY is seeking qualified applicants for provisional appointment to the position of Conservation District Field Manager.  This work involves the execution of environmental and conservation programs and services on public and private properties throughout Cattaraugus County. The work includes various administrative duties as well as technical work.  Examination/employment application is available at  Permanent appointment requires successful completion, and placement, thru the Civil Service examination process. 


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Questions regarding the position shall be directed to the Cattaraugus Co. SWCD (716)350-4002, or via e-mail to   Applications may be submitted in person or by mail to:  Cattaraugus Co. SWCD, 8 Martha Street, PO Box 1765, Ellicottville, NY 14731, or via e-mail to   Application Deadline is August 19, 2022.

Thursday, April 28, 2022


Allegany-Limestone, led by advisor Mr. Dan Waugaman, took first place in the 2022 Cattaraugus County Envirothon, held on April 27th at Allegany State Park. They will now advance to the 2022 New York State Envirothon at Hobart & William Smith College on May 25th and 26th.  Randolph Team #2  took second place and Olean City School placed 3rd. In all, 6 teams representing 5 schools participated in this year’s program, and 2022 was the 30th year that Cattaraugus County has held an Envirothon competition. Over 30 high school students competed.

 2022 Cattaraugus County Envirothon Champs - Allegany-Limestone
 Dan Waugaman, Team Advisor, Xavier Hilmey, Jesse Decker, Connor Ellison, Sughosh Kondur, 
Andy Opperman, Megan Boberg, Catt. Co. Soil & Water

Participating Schools
Allegany-Limestone, Franklinville, Hinsdale, Olean City School District, Randolph

Tuesday, May 12, 2020


 The Cattaraugus County Soil and Water Conservation District’s office hours are 
7AM - 4:30PM,  Monday - Friday