Yard & Garden

Wondering whether a rain garden is a good fit for your yard? Struggling to identify an invasive species? What to restore a prairie, but don't know where to start? The Washington Conservation District can help! 

Residents of Washington County can sign up to schedule a free site visit with a conservation professional. Site visits take place April-October and are scheduled Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Visits typically last one hour. 

  1. Yard Waste Drop-Off
  2. Rain Barrels & Compost Bins
  3. Lawn Fertilization

Options for Yard Waste Drop-off for Residents

Residents may choose to dispose of yard waste at private or public facilities in Washington County. Learn more on the county's website, or use the Disposal Directory.

In addition, some trash haulers offer curbside pickup of yard waste for a fee. Residents should contact their trash hauler to learn more.