About Erie Basin RC&D

Our Vision...

"Sustainable today for growth tomorrow."

Our Mission...

"To promote economic and social development in a way that protects natural resources and serve as a catalyst for conservation programs in the Erie Basin area."

Nondiscrimination Statement...

“This Institution is an equal opportunity provider, and employer.”


Located in north center of Ohio, the Erie Basin Resource Conservation and Development Council (RC&D) area includes Ashland, Crawford, Erie, Huron, Ottawa, Richland, Sandusky, Seneca, Wood, and Wyandot Counties.

Erie Basin RC&D is a unique non-profit organization that helps people care for and protect their natural resources in a way that improves north central Ohio's economy, environment, and living standards. It provides a forum for people to work together to plan and carry out activities that make north central Ohio a better place to live. Working with citizens, local organizations, and county agencies, the Erie Basin RC&D Council sets it s goals and priorities to meet local needs. Erie Basin RC&D Council is committed to empowering people and creating solutions for land conservation, community development, and environmental enhancement. Some of our past projects include: