AACD Library


Here in our library you will find a plethora of information useful for ranching and farming, assessment and planning, and much more.

You can also find our Newletters and exciting ConserveAZ Magazine.  

ConserveAZ Magazine

Arizona's Conservation Districts' bi-annual (Summer/Winter) magazine highlights some of the most exciting things Districts have done for Arizona that year.


Regularly published newsletters to let you know what's been happening in conservation. AACD highlights a Local Conservationist, a cool conservation education project, conservation practices, and more! 

Technical Resources & Fact Sheets

Here are written guides and videos on topics like how to write a Conservation Action Plan, how to use the ConserveAZ Portal, and how to find and analyze basic but useful information like precipitation, soils, ecological sites, and more, developed by our in-house conservation experts.

Opinion Pieces & Viewpoints

Opinion Pieces are what we consider to be “scientific op-eds” that discuss relative conservation issues faced in Arizona and agriculture today written with the science behind the topics in mind. Viewpoints are written pieces, often from other sources, that cover hot button issues or raise awareness.

Additional Resources

Here are useful resources for general land management knowledge, assessment, planning, etc. from the AACD as well as other sources such as the Natural Resources Conservation Service, the UA Cooperative Extension, land management agencies, etc.