News Flash

Posted on: May 7, 2018

Seeding a New Park!

Doyle-Kennefick Flier

Doyle-Kennefick is a planned regional park located in Central Scott County between St. Catherine and Lennon Lakes. Volunteers will help transform the 1860s homestead from farmland into prairie and restore existing savanna by planting native shrubs, releas...

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Posted on: May 1, 2018

2017 SWMO Annual Report is available

2017 Annual Report Cover

Find out about Scott Watershed Management Organization's 2017 achievements in the 2017 Annual Report.  

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Posted on: March 21, 2018

Are You Losing Top Soil?

170330 Cover Crop

The SWCD has a wealth of information and resources available to help you get started using cover crops. 

For starters, they have:

  • Soil health know-how 
  • Networking opportunities with the Scott County Soil Health Team
  • Incentive payments of $20...
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Posted on: March 1, 2018

BWSR Highlights Scott County Water Quality Success Stories

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In this newsletter, BWSR highlights some big success stories the Scott Watershed Management Organization has managed.  But we could not accomplish any of it without partnering with landowners, local sportsman clubs, BWSR, three SWCDs, Great River...

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Posted on: July 28, 2017

View the Sand Creek Watershed Story Map

Sand Creek Watershed Story Map

Scott Watershed Management Organization (SWMO) is pleased to present The Sand Creek Watershed Story Map.  It uses maps, pictures, videos, and narratives to tell the story of the Sand Creek Watershed's water quality.  

In this online tool,...

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The Sand Creek Watershed Story Map Watershed Management Spotlights