In this issue:

Ag Wetland Bank builds on success

Strong interest in the NRCS-funded, BWSR-supported program led to a second grant, and more opportunities for farmers to generate credits through wetland restorations.

Feedlot fixes aim to improve water quality

The five-year, state-federal Lower Mississippi River Feedlot Management in Minnesota Regional Conservation Partnership Project improved eight feedlots in southeastern Minnesota to help reduce runoff to the Mississippi River and its tributaries. 

Shared services deliver shared goals

Members of the Lower St. Croix Watershed Partnership are expanding upon shared services to achieve some of the shared goals in the partnership’s comprehensive watershed management plan.

Online format boosts BWSR Academy attendance

More than 500 people attended the 2021 BWSR Academy training event, an increase of nearly 100 people from last year. 

About Snapshots

Snapshots are stories published monthly by BWSR to highlight the work of our agency and partners. They provide insights on how these partnerships impact our state's soil and water resources.

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