Bulletins and New Postings
- One Watershed, One Plan - see what this new statewide
initiative is all about at
- NEW! Wind
and Wave Monitoring Volunteer Program. Visit the
online map to view the photos and data collected during
Wondering how to view the data?
- The 2017 Tree Sale is now closed.
Please contact us to pre-order for 2018 or get on our mailing
tree program page to view our order form.
- What's Happening in Your Watershed? Learn more
about the Lake of the Woods Total Maximum Daily Load study.
Go to the Lake of the
Woods TMDL webpage.
- Buffer maps are now available.
Comments can be submitted to Lake of the Woods SWCD if you feel
something is mapped incorrectly.
Link to map of areas requiring a buffer
Link to frequently asked questions and the main DNR
webpage on buffers
- View the recent water
quality studies for Lake of the Woods. Draft Total Maximum
Daily Load and Major Watershed Restoration and Protection
Project studies now available.
- Ag Certification
is here! This new program allows producers to
certify their farms and be exempt from any new laws or
regulations that may be coming in the next 10 years. It
also means your operation receives priority funding and advice
for conservatin practices. Free, confidential
reviews are available for your operation!
- The Clean Water & Legacy Amendment dollars are at
work in Lake of the Woods County. Check out our
Clean Water Stories.
"The purpose of the District is to provide for the adoption of sound
water quality, proper land use, and soil conservation practices on
all lands in the District, to assist with the development of a
prosperous agricultural economy, and to foster other community
development for the general welfare and security of the people of
Location: 119 1st Avenue, Baudette, MN.
Office is next to the Post Office in Baudette within the USDA Service Center.
Office hours: Monday-Friday
8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Address: PO Box 217, Baudette, MN 56623
Phone: (218) 634-1842 x.4
SWCD board meetings: second Thursday of the month at
6:00 p.m. in the Conference Room of the Federal Building.
The Board also holds quarterly tours and special workshops.
Contact the SWCD if you would like to be noticed or participate.
Special meetings of the SWCD will be posted outside the SWCD
office door a minimum of three days in advance.