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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Seeds Mixes Available all Year Long

Trees - Shrubs - Flowering Plants - Grasses-Seeds

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Orders are placed from January through March (first come/first served), tree pick-up takes place in May 2018, at the Northland Arboretum in Brainerd/Baxter.

OPEN HOUSE: February 2nd, 2018, 9-3 pm, Land Services Bldg on Laurel Street, Brainerd, downstairs meeting rooms

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2017 Plat Books

2017 Plat Books Available for $38 (tax incl.) Shipping is available.

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or at our Office:
Land Services Building, Lower Level
322 Laurel St, Ste 22, Brainerd, MN



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  • Conservation Tour
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  • Pine River Watershed
    MPCA Pine River Watershed Data: 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...

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: