We translate science into policy and action to preserve our freshwater resources.
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freshwater blog: minnesota ghost story
The ghost town of Beaver in Winona County inspired Minnesota's first SWCD.
What we do
Our programs and policy work equip individuals and communities to take their next steps in protecting and preserving our freshwater resources.
Conferences, Lectures, Symposiums
We host events that educate and engage stakeholders and change their thinking around water issues.
We publish and share reports, newsletters, and a blog that advocate for protecting and preserving Minnesota’s freshwater resources.
Learn more about opportunities to take action, like becoming a Master Water Steward.