Carver Soil & Water Conservation District (SWCD)

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11360 Highway 212, Suite 6, Cologne, MN  55322
Phone: (952) 466-5230

Office Hours:
7:30 AM - 4:30 PM, Monday through Thursday
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM Friday's

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.

Quick Links

What programs and services do you offer?

Where can I get my SOIL tested?
  * Septic System Information for Real Estate Agents

Where can I get my WATER tested?
  * Private Well Testing information provided by Carver County
  * Minnesota Well Owner's Handbook

Local Professional Directory (Contractor List)

Upcoming Events

October 18 Meeting CANCELED

November 12  Veterans Day Observed*
November 15  SWCD Board Meeting 8:30 AM
November 22-23  Thanksgiving Holiday*

December 20  SWCD Board Meeting 4:00 PM
December 25  Christmas Day*


January 1  New Year's Day*
January 17  SWCD Organizational Board Meeting 8:30 AM
January 21  Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday Observed*

February 18  President's Day*
February 21  SWCD Board Meeting 8:30 AM

March 21  SWCD Board Meeting 8:30 AM

April 18  SWCD Board Meeting 8:30 AM

May 2  Metro Area Envirothon, U of M Arboretum, Chaska
May 16  SWCD Board Meeting 8:30 AM
May 20  Minnesota State Envirothon, Elk River

* SWCD Office Closed

SWCD monthly Board meetings are held the third Thursday of each month, starting at 8:30 AM in Conference Room 3, at the Public Works Headquarters in Cologne (unless noted above).



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

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 Want to know exactly what a
Soil & Water Conservation District does?
Watch this educational video that showcases the important
and diverse range of work that SWCD's do daily!

Bayview Middle School Stormwater Reuse Story
The above link is to the KSTP Channel 5 story.
Find more information about stormwater reuse on the Carver County Water Management page.

New Buffer Program

Carver County Precipitation Data

Environmentally Friendly Landscaping


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.

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