SITE VISITS

Request SWCD On-site Assistance: $100 for 2 hours (includes travel time)

We can go to your site: wetland conservation, tree planting, erosion control, technical assistance, other -- the SWCD makes it easier! Request SWCD on-site assistance by completing the online SWCD Work Order:

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FOR SALE


Seeds for Sale

Trees/Plants for Sale: Annually, January-March
Plat Books/Maps

Order Online: Seeds/Plat Book

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Funding

Funding/Grants Available for:
Buffers, Forest Stewardship Plans, Rain Gardens, Conservation Easements

Forest Management Plans

Call Clayton 218-828-6197 for a Forest Stewardship Management Plan.  Tax incentives are available.

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News

  • Easement/Forestry Plan/BMP Grant
    We will focus on the following Minor Watersheds (Hydrologic Unit Code 14 subwatersheds): Round-Big Pine, Dam-Long, Round, Waukenabo-Round, Spirit-Farm Island,...
  • Conservation Tour
    Crow Wing SWCD Board and Staff are hosting and attending the Crow Wing County Conservation Tour   We will be...
  • Pine River Watershed
    MPCA Pine River Watershed Data:   https://www.pca.state.mn.us/water/watersheds Pine River Watershed Alliance Website...

Recent Projects

  • Clearing up Serpent Lake
    Serpent Lake will benefit from a $1.2 million targeted watershed program grant the Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources...
  • Pine River Fish Passage Project on Big Pine Lake
    Crow Wing Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD), Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Fisheries (DNR), Big Pine Lake Association, The...
  • Big Trout Lake Conservation Plan
    Big Trout Lake Conservation Plan A coalition of state and local units of governments, conservation organizations, and citizen groups were...

The Mississippi Brainerd Watershed Story Map

 

Crow Wing County GIS Interactive Map

 

Crow Wing County - Soil & Water Conservation District

Our Mission:

P6121122To work cooperatively with the public, nonprofit organizations, and governmental entities in protecting our water and land resources through the use of conservation practices; providing local leadership for the prudent use and conservation of water, soil, and associated resources while serving as a local natural resource information center.

Providing local expertise on water quality, erosion control and natural resources since 1956.

Crow Wing SWCD is funded by:
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