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QUESTIONS? CALL TODAY 989-673-8174 ext. 3
Tuscola Conservation District ®             1075 Cleaver Rd Caro, MI 48723               Phone 989.673.8174 ext. 3                     Fax 1.855.693.2497  
Landowners in the Thumb region can now consult with a wildlife biologist through the Conservation District.
The District staffs a full-time wildlife/farm bill biologist to assist landowners in managing their property. The biologist has an office at the Tuscola Conservation District, but he will cover all of Arenac, Bay, Huron and Tuscola Counties. The biologist is available to provide the following assistance at no charge.

Conduct site visits and provide technical advice on wildlife habitat.
Assist with sign-up with NRCS programs such as CRP.
Help attain funding with wildlife habitat restoration.
Develop wildlife plans.
Help organize local co-ops to benefit pheasants.

If you have further questions or need assistance, call John Bauer, 989-673-8174 x 107 or email at

March 17th at 7:30pm a Zoom meeting discussing Soils and planning your site has been cancelled due to internet and access issues. 

Please send me an email if you would like to have participated.  

Thanks for viewing. 

Yours in conservation, 

John Bauer 
Farm Bill Biologist - Tuscola County

​Conservation Pledge by Ben East - 1937
I give my pledge as an American to save and faithfully to defend from waste the Natural Resources of my country – Its Soils and Minerals, Its Forest, Waters, and Wildlife. 

Special thanks to public support, hunter license fees, and Department of Natural Resources Wildlife Division.

NRCS Mission: We deliver conservation solutions so agricultural producers can protect natural resources and feed a growing world.

NRCS Vision: A world of clean and abundant water, healthy soils, resilient landscapes and thriving agricultural communities through voluntary conse