The Rock Island County Soil and Water Conservation District is hosting a fall Pond Clinic and Dry Fire Hydrant Demonstration Wednesday September 9th from 5:00-7:30 p.m.

The pond is located at 5509 286th Street North Hillsdale, IL. RSVP by phone (309-764-1486) or email ( by September 4th.

Ken Clodfelter, County Fish Biologist, will be conducting a pond shocking as well as discussing pond management techniques and concepts. Several product vendors will be present and available to answer questions.

Additionally, the Hillsdale Fire Department will be installing a dry fire hydrant donated by the R.I. SWCD immediately following the Pond Clinic. A meal will be provided, please bring your lawn chairs and any pond management questions you may have!
Pond Clinic