The Wake Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) is here to assist landowners and land users in managing soil, water, plants and wildlife effectively. In addition to dedicated technical assistance, financial assistance is also provided through state and federal programs to support the implementation of best management practices to protect the land of Wake County and all that it supports.


Mailing Address Phone Business Hours​​ Location

4001-D Carya Drive Raleigh, NC 27610​


8 a.m.–5 p.m.

Temporary location: 4011 Carya Dr, Lower Level, Wake County Office Park 

Ag Services Building, Suite D Wake County Office Park


Wake SWCD Staff
Name Title Phone Email
Teresa Furr Interim ​District Director / Natural Resource Conservationist ​919-250-1056

John Beck ​​Natural Resource Conservationist 919-250-1072
​​Abigail Haselton ​Natural Resource Conservationist ​​919-250-1055

​Renee Ewing Conservation Technician 919-250-1054
Sheila Jones​ Environmental Educator​ 919-250-1065
Mikayla Renn Conservation 





Wake SWCD Board of Supervisors
​Thomas Dean, Chair
​Jennifer (Jenna) Wadsworth, Vice Chair
Marshall Harvey, Treasurer
Nervahna Crew 
Patrick Johnson (Voluntary Agricultural District Advisory Board Chair)