Text Box: Jefferson Soil and Water Conservation District
Encouraging wise natural resources management in 
Jefferson County, Ohio











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Contact information:

  •  The JSWCD office is open 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Please call before visiting, we are often completing field work or holding educational events.

  • Telephone: 740-264-9790
  • Fax: 740-264-6087

  • Postal Address: 587 Bantam Ridge Road Suite A, Wintersville, Ohio, 43953




Video Library:

Use these resources to educate your employees, class or community group about storm water. These materials can be checked out from the JSWCD office for one week. Contact the office for more information.


"After The Storm" - focuses on the interconnection between water supplies, water quality, and economic vitality/quality of life


"Getting In Step" - a video guide for conducting watershed outreach projects


"Tempest in the Channel" - storm water runoff's impact on urban streams


"Municipal Storm Water Pollution Prevention" - discover how to prevent pollution in everyday life


"Poisoned Waters" - documentary regarding how to clean up and protect our waterways


"a Drop in the Bucket" - a video for facilities covered under a general or multisector general permit for stormwater discharges from industrial-type facilities


"Reduce Runoff: Slow it Down, Spread it Out, Soak it in!" - a compilation of four videos regarding stormwater runoff and green infrastructure


Resources by hardcopy  

(Please contact office directly)

  •  Woodlot Owner's Resource Booklet
  •  Sediment and Storm water Control Regulations
  • Abandoned Mine Land Development Guide
  •  The Soil Survey of Jefferson County, Ohio
  • Construction Site Erosion/Sediment Control Quick Reference
  • Make Your Home the Solution to Storm water Pollution Brochure
  • Water Efficient Landscaping
  • Aerial Maps - '50, '59, '65 and mid '80's
  • USGS 7.5' Topographic Maps
  • FEMA Flood Maps

Appointment must be made to view Aerial Photos, Topo Maps and Flood Maps.

Online References

Downloadable documents

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