Berrien Conservation District

Managing your Natural Resources

Ordering for the Native Plant Sale has ended.

Pick up dates for orders placed is:

Saturday, June 6 from 11am to 3pm 

Love Creek County Park

9292 Huckleberry Road

Berrien Center, MI 49102. 

Note: Not all plants ordered may be available-subject to nursery stock availability. We will contact you about substitutions if necessary. This sale is for promoting native plants and pollinators, and is also a fundraiser for the conservation district. We are not responsible for plants once they are picked up or left past the Saturday pick up date. 

Thank you to everyone for picking up their tree seedling orders and also purchasing more of the extras when you came in, we completely sold out! If you would like to be added to our mailing list for next year please send an email to with your name and email address. Thank you for supporting reforestation and conservation efforts!  

All Berrien Conservation District programs and services prohibit discrimination based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital or family status, political belief, sexual orientation, or disability. 

2017 Berrien County Plat Books are available at our office! Reduced to $24.99

We accept volunteers for programs and fundraisers.


Interested in future workshops and programs?


Interested in learning about MAEAP Verification?


Local farmers finding ways to make crops and environment 'greener' by adding Water Control Structures to their drain tile. 

The Berrien Conservation District was very excited to invite WSBT's Danielle Kennedy out to interview Patrick Freehling of Baroda on Water Control Structures and their benefits to crop production and water quality!  Click on the link to view the interview:  (click on the white circle in the center of the corn to start the video after clicking the link)

Update 5/10/19 - Patrick Freehling passed away unexpectedly the morning of May 2, 2019 due to an accident. Our thoughts and prayers have been with his family and friends in this difficult time.