Carver Soil & Water Conservation District (SWCD)

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11360 Highway 212, Suite 6, Cologne, MN  55322
Phone: (952) 466-5230
Fax: (952) 466-2070

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.

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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

February 19  President's Day*
February 22  SWCD Board Meeting 8:00 AM
     NOTE date and time change for the February Board meeting!

March 15  SWCD Board Meeting 8:30 AM

April 19  SWCD Board Meeting 8:30 AM
April 30  Metro Area Envirothon, U of M Arboretum in Chaska

May 17  SWCD Board Meeting 8:30 AM
May 28  Memorial Day*

June 21  SWCD Board Meeting 8:30 AM

July 4  Independence Day*
July 19  SWCD Board Meeting 8:30 AM

August 16  SWCD Board Meeting 8:30 AM

September 3  Labor Day*
September 20  SWCD Board Meeting 8:30 AM

October 18  SWCD Board Meeting 8:30 AM

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*

* 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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 Carver SWCD Fall Newsletter

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.