Why Join MACD?
MACD works side by side with conservationists statewide to promote natural resource management at the grassroots level.
With a strong membership base MACD can:
Represent your interests by helping others understand the Conservation District’s common sense approach to natural resource management;
Ensure the continuation of a sound and strong cooperative approach to conservation programs through the wise utilization of federal Farm Bill program opportunities;
Work with conservation and natural resource agencies, organizations and state legislators to craft policy that strengthens our state’s commitment to conservation;
Work to secure increased funding for the Conservation District program delivery system, and state conservation programs;
Provide communications and information, leadership development, environmental education and marketing assistance to further the important work of Michigan Conservation Districts;
Encourage land users to adopt conservation practices that protect soil, water, and related natural resources.
Michigan Conservation Districts support MACD with voluntary annual membership contributions. These dollars make up a significant portion of our annual working budget. But there is always more work to do! Now is a great time for you to show your support for Michigan Conservation Districts and the significant role they play in delivering Michigan’s key conservation programs, by becoming an MACD associate member.
Associate Member Benefits:
Stay informed through quarterly newsletters and annual report
Be invited to special events and conventions
Get recognition in quarterly newsletters and annual report
Obtain discount on display space at conventions
Memberships to MACD are in the following levels:
Student Support $20
Individual Support $35
Small / Non-profit Business Support $100
Corporate / Agency Support $1000
Thank you for your membership support!