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Soil & Water Conservation District


11360 Highway 212, Suite 6
Cologne, MN  55322

Phone: (952) 466-5230
Fax: (952) 466-2070

Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Monday through Friday

The mission of the district is to provide high quality assistance to the land managers and citizens of Carver County for the protection of land and water resources.

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What is an SWCD?

What services & programs do you offer?

Where can I get my SOIL tested?

Where can I get my WATER tested?

Upcoming Events


August 20 SWCD Board Meeting - 8:30 AM

September 7  Labor Day*
September 17  SWCD Board Meeting - 8:30 AM

October 15  SWCD Board Meeting - 8:30 AM

SWCD monthly Board meetings are held the third Thursday of each month, starting at 8:30 AM in Conference Room 2, Public Works Headquarters.


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Click on the Clean Water Land & Legacy Amendment Logo to see what projects the Carver SWCD has done!

Bulletin Board

What is a buffer?

Conservation Buffers - Design Guidelines

Carver County Precipitation Data

Environmentally Friendly Landscaping

Buffer Incentive Program through the Reinvest in Minnesota (RIM) Program

Soil Survey information is available online from the Natural Resources Conservation Service.
Click HERE for directions to use Web Soil Survey!


Questions about the Carver SWCD?

Call (952) 466-5230, or e-mail one of our staff members.

All contents are the property of Carver SWCD. The District's goal is to provide quality and accurate information. All information within this site, though, is subject to change and should only serve as a guideline for the District's services and procedures. For the most current and accurate information, please contact the District at (952) 466-5230.