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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…

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REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS

Deadline for submission: 4:00 pm on September 18, 2020

The Koochiching County SWCD welcomes proposals that assist in the development of two watershed-based landscape stewardship plans including the St. Louis River Watershed and the Big Fork River Watershed.

Proposals are requested for the following two activities:

  • GIS Analysis and Mapping
  • Landscape Stewardship Plan Development

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UPCOMING MEETINGS

October 5, 2020
November 2, 2020
  • BOARD MEETING

    November 2, 2020  6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    715 4th St, International Falls, MN 56649, USA

    Koochiching County Courthouse Board Room

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COVID-19 UPDATE

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):

2020 COVID-19 PREPAREDNESS PLAN FOR KOOCHICHING SOIL & WATER CONSERVATION DISTRICT (SWCD)

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 koochswcd@gmail.com 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

CALENDAR/EVENTS

November 11, 2020
November 26, 2020
  • OFFICE CLOSED - THANKSGIVING

    November 26, 2020 - November 27, 2020  

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November 27, 2020
  • OFFICE CLOSED - THANKSGIVING

    November 26, 2020 - November 27, 2020  

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December 24, 2020
  • OFFICE CLOSED - CHRISTMAS EVE & CHRISTMAS DAY

    December 24, 2020 - December 25, 2020  

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December 25, 2020
  • OFFICE CLOSED - CHRISTMAS EVE & CHRISTMAS DAY

    December 24, 2020 - December 25, 2020  

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