Douglas Soil & Water Conservation District

900 Robert St. Suite 102 - Alexandria, MN 56308

(320) 763 - 3191 EXT. 3

**This site is currently under construction**
Please check back June 30th, 2017

With the lack of snow cover, here are a couple of tips for winter septics.

Congratulations to Larry & Vicki Carlson for being nominated as 'Faces of Conservation' by Pheasants Forever - Minnesota.

MN DNR Updates Buffer Map
November 21, 2016

Douglas County Local Water Management Plan
December 7th, 2016
6:00 P.M.
Douglas County Public Works Conference Room

Nominated 2016 MASWCD Outstanding Conservationist
Craig and Julie Haseman

Free Nitrate Water Testing Clinic
Douglas SWCD will be hosting a FREE nitrate water testing clinic on August 17th from 8:30AM - 4:00PM at the SWCD office and on August 18th and 19th from 10:30AM to 6:00PM at the Douglas County Fair.


2016 Poster Contest Results
Congratulations to Aisling O'Connor, Jasmine Wendt, Allie Trombley, Alexis Pazdernick, and Kaliey Behrens.

July 12, 2016 - DNR Releases Minnesota Buffer Map
"The buffer map shows landowners and local governments where protective vegetative buffers of 16.5 feet or an average of 50 feet are required.."
DNR Buffer Article

Congratulations to Robert Neal on his Agricultural Water Quality Program Certification!