NACD Executive Director Conference
The AISWCD's Executive Director, Grant Hammer, attended the NACD's annual conference for state conservation association managers. Hammer made a presentation on the S.T.A.R. program, providing his contemporaries from across the country with an overview of the program, it's success in Illinois, and highlighting recently released 2018 accomplishments. Additionally, association managers were were treated to a conservation tour which included the inspection of a Lake Tahoe water testing station, exploration of a conservation district managed natural area, and tour of one of the lake's invasive species prevention and decontamination sites.