Freeborn Co. Soil & Water
Conservation District
Established in 1948

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Click here for interactive
soil survey






Click here for link to  National
Association of Conservation Districts

You don't want to miss out on this - Smoke Show!


The Minnesota CREP sign up is OPEN! It includes funding for buffer strips,
wetland restorations, and wellhead protection areas. Contact our office at
507-373-5607 x 3 for details!


Information regarding Cedar River 1W1P can be accessed with the link below.

Looking for information on the buffer law? DNR released the official Buffer Protection Map on July 12, 2016.

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SWCD Board Meetings are held the second Thursday of the month at 7:00 p.m. - April - Nov.
1:30 p.m. Dec. - March
in our conference room.  Public welcome. (Agenda) 
Time and date are subject to change.   

Interested in Pollinator info? Follow this link.

Working to conserve and protect our soil & water resources throughout Freeborn County.

Our Mission

To serve the residents of Freeborn County by creating an awareness of soil and water resource concerns, by offering practical alternatives to manage these concerns, and by providing technical assistance (as local resources allow) to apply and maintain best management practices (BMPs) that impact water quality while sustaining soil productivity and land-user profits.

Contact Information

Telephone:            507-373-5607 Ext. 3

Postal address:      1400 W Main Street, Albert Lea, MN  56007
                                      (Click on street address above for directions to our office)
web site info: 
             Brenda Lageson





Last modified: 05/12/16