WHAT DO WE DO?
The Koochiching Soil & Water Conservation District (SWCD) is a local agency that provides access to natural resource management and conservation services. In cooperation with local, state, and federal agencies, the SWCD provides technical, financial, and educational assistance to address natural resource concerns. Assistance is available to all taxpayers and land users within the borders of Koochiching County. The mission of the Koochiching SWCD is to conserve and protect the soil and water resources by educating and assisting land users in…
UPDATES AND OTHER NEWS
Executive Order 20-40, issued by Governor Tim Walz on April 23, 2020, requires each business in operation during the peacetime emergency establish a “COVID-19 Preparedness Plan.”
While we remain temporarily closed to the public and our staff are teleworking from home, there are times when staff may need to work from the office. As required, the Koochiching SWCD has prepared the following plan (click on link below):
Serving you is very important to us and we are committed to continuing our service delivery during these challenging times. Please call 218-283-1180 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will get back to you as soon as possible.
Thank you for your continued patience as we work through this pandemic together!
For tips on preventing COVID-19, please visit the Center for Disease Control (CDC) at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/prevent-getting-sick/prevention.html
2020 Impaired Waters List Meeting
The MPCA held a public meeting to discuss the content of the 2020 Impaired Waters List with special focus on waters assessed in the region in the last two years. Contact Miranda Nichols for additional information.
2019 Plat Books
Filing for SWCD Supervisor Candidates is May 19 – June 2, 2020
The Koochiching SWCD has two positions up for election this fall.
District II (currently held by George Aitchison) and District III (currently held by Eldon Voigt).
If you are interested in running for Supervisor of the Koochiching SWCD, click here for more details.