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There are organizations across the state that work to protect and restore water resources. Search below for organizations in Central Minnesota:
It is the mission of the Benton Soil and Water Conservation District to protect and enhance Benton County’s soil, water, and other natural resources; to nurture a conservation ethic by educating county residents on conservation and environmental issues.
It is the mission of the Cass Soil and Water Conservation District to provide leadership and technical assistance to landowners and cooperating agencies in the wise use, conservation, and management of Cass County’s natural resources.
The mission of the Chisago SWCD is to promote, assist, and educate the people of Chisago County to appropriately conserve, preserve, enhance, and develop the natural resources (soil, water, animals, plants, and air) and related ecosystems of the county through the implementation of the SWCD’s Long Range Plan.
To 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.
The purpose of the Hubbard County Soil and Water Conservation District is to help preserve surface and ground water quality, to encourage wise land-use decisions throughout the district, and to foster a secure and prosperous community with agriculture, tourism and industry working together in harmony for the general welfare of the people of the district.
The Mission of the Isanti Conservation District is to provide technical, financial and educational resources to land occupiers in order to implement practices and projects that preserve, protect and enhance the soil, water quality and other natural resources.
The Kanabec Soil & Water Conservation District is dedicated to working cooperatively with landowners, groups, agencies, and other government units, in order to promote the wise and sustainable use of our land and water related resources; to educate and inform the public about these uses, provide technical assistance, administer state conservation cost-share programs and serve as a county wide soil and water conservation and natural resource information and referral center.
The Mille Lacs Soil and Water Conservation District protects soil and water quality through technical and financial assistance and education in soil and water quality issues.
To provide leadership and direct assistance for conservation management of soil and water.
Pine County Soil and Water Conservation District is an organization committed to preserving and protecting the soil and water resources of Pine County. We strive to make a difference; to cooperate with other agencies toward common goals, to help landowners understand conservation and implement practices that will protect and preserve our soil and water resources. Our goal is to educate the public on conservation principles and practices, while assisting in implementation of those practices.
The Sherburne County Soil & Water Conservation District is dedicated to working directly with landowners and agencies in order to promote the wise and sustainable use of our land and water related resources to educate and inform the public about these uses; to help solve the resource problems within the District and to serve as a county wide natural resource information and referral center.
Central Minnesota Water Education Alliance (CMWEA) is a coalition of central Minnesota cities, counties and other organizations that provides educational outreach to promote water quality stewardship. The mission of CMWEA is to develop and implement educational programs that encourage individuals in Central Minnesota to protect water resources by increasing their knowledge and making simple behavior changes.
City of St. Cloud Public Utilities Department
The mission of the public utilities department is to provide services to customers in a safe, cost-effective manner, while providing excellent customer service and protecting the environment.
Sauk River Watershed District
It is the mission of Sauk River Watershed District to apply our unique abilities and authorities in ways that protect and enhance our watershed’s resources for today and tomorrow.
Stearns County Soil and Water Conservation District
The mission of the Stearns County Soil and Water Conservation District is to provide local leadership in the conservation of soil, water, and related natural resources through programs and partnerships with individuals, businesses, organizations, and governments.
It is the mission of the Todd County Soil and Water Conservation District to Protect the Land, Safeguard the Water, Enhance Wildlife, And Meet Societies needs.
The Upper Mississippi River Source Water Protection Project is a cooperative effort between the cities of St. Cloud, Minneapolis, and St. Paul and the Minnesota Department of Health, Minnesota Pollution Control Agency, Metropolitan Council, and Minnesota Rural Water Association to protect sources of drinking water in the upper Mississippi River basin.
The Wadena Soil & Water Conservation District seeks to achieve and maintain the highest quality and quantity of natural resources possible through wise stewardship for now and the future within the limits of human and financial means available.
The Mission of the Wright Soil and Water Conservation District is to provide local leadership in the conservation and wise use of soil, water and related resources through a balanced program that protects, restores and improves those resources.
The Vision of the Wright Soil and Water Conservation District Board, envision a changing Wright Country to be sensitive to both environment and citizen concerns and to foster a spirit of cooperation among all agencies and entities charged with the management of our precious natural resources.