The Soil & Water Conservation Department was declared as a full fledged Department by the Government of Mizoram on 18.10.1986 and since then the Department has been  expanded to 8 (eight) S.C District Office and 36 Nos. of Ranges. Our main objective areproper land use through Soil & Water Conservation techniques like production  enhancement structures, Improvement of cash crop programme (Coffee, Rubber, Broom etc.).  Checking surface soil erosion from agriland and conservation of in sites moisture and use of degraded land through integrated farming system to improve  the living standard of rural people.