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SWCD Office is available by phone or email only

NOTICE:  Effective March 17, 2020, the Crow Wing SWCD office will be closed until further notice.  Crow Wing SWCD staff will be working from home and may still be reached by email.  Voice messages left on the Crow Wing SWCD phone line will be checked on a daily basis. 218-828-6197
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Ensuring funding for the boots on the ground

Guest Opinion: Soil and Water Conservation Districts: Ensuring funding for the boots on the ground. Our great outdoors is one of our state's main attractions. Outdoor recreation, in all seasons, is a tradition that all Minnesotans enjoy. To ensure that our natural habitats remain pristine, we need to work together to address policy issues and…
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Water-quality testing results are in for Crow Wing County

June 26, 2018 After two years of water sampling and testing the health of the Mississippi River Brainerd Watershed’s lakes and streams, the results are in, and for an overwhelming majority of Crow Wing County’s waters it’s good news. Out of the 53 lakes and streams tested in Crow Wing County, 47 met or exceeded…
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