The resource committee meetings took place Tuesday afternoon, where eight resolutions were presented. Two resolutions made it onto the Consent Calendar as written, four approved in committee as amended, two defeated in committee, and two came forth in committee. The General Assembly Membership meeting took place Wednesday afternoon, where seven resolutions passed with one being defeated. The CACD Board of Directors and Legislative Committee would like to thank all of those who served on the 2017 Resource Committees.
The 2017 group meetings and breakout sessions included the newcomers meeting, resource committee overview meeting, employee’s association meeting, CSCB district training session, Local Workgroup Input-The Roots of Conservation District Work; Quality Fisheries Management-Upper Arkansas River Restoration Project; CSCB/Conservation Districts- How Districts with Small Landowner Basis can be Successful; Zeigler Geologic Consulting LLC-Aquifer Mapping & Groundwater Resource Management; CO Monitoring Framework Ag Task Force-Agriculture and Nutrient Regulations. NRCS and SWCS also held staff meetings Wednesday afternoon.
CACD held their live auction and CACDEA held their silent auction during the convention. CACD would like to thank all districts, producers and individuals who donated items and sponsored and helped with these two events. Both were great successes because of your generous support! The Expo was also a huge success with a total of 23 exhibitors in attendance, making it a great experience for all attendees!
CACD Board of Directors would like to thank all who were involved in the planning, development and facilitation of the CACD 73rd Annual Meeting. We are humbled and grateful for the many volunteers from the conservation districts, producers, exhibitors, state partners, partner affiliates and all attendees who made this year’s convention a huge success!