BWSR is the state soil and water conservation agency, and it administers programs that prevent sediment and nutrients from entering our lakes, rivers, and streams; enhance fish and wildlife habitat; and protect wetlands. The 20-member board consists of representatives of local and state government agencies and citizens.

The Board of Water and Soil Resources is an equal opportunity employer.

The Board of Water and Soil Resources is committed to Minnesota’s statewide affirmative action efforts and providing equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants in accordance with equal opportunity and affirmative action laws.


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Current Career Opportunities with BWSR


Water Programs Coordinator - Job ID 76482


Senior Financial Analyst - Job ID 76550


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Patty Sweep
Human Resources Director