Area VI Scholarship Opportunity

MASWCD Area VI Association of SWCDs is offering a scholarship opportunity.  There are two scholarships available to high school seniors with a natural resource career objective residing within one of the eleven counties that make up the Area VI region, with…Continue Reading →

GARY & DIANA VEENSTRA HONORED AS 2018 OUTSTANDING CONSERVATIONIST

The Brown SWCD has named Gary and Diana Veenstra as its 2018 Outstanding Conservationist. Through the years, the Veenstra’s have demonstrated a passion for environmental stewardship through the implementation of various conservation practices.  Since he began farming in 1968, Gary…Continue Reading →

TREE PROGRAM

Brown SWCD is now accepting tree orders for the 2019 planting season.  Order deadline is Wednesday, February 27, 2019 or until stock is depleted.  Trees are sold on a first come, first served basis.  We have several hardwood and conifers available.  Click the…Continue Reading →

Cost Share Funds Available

Cost share funds are currently available to install erosion control and water management practices in Brown County.   Practices can include:  grassed waterways, terraces, water and sediment control basins,  alternative tile intakes, critical area stabilization, sediment retention, erosion or water control structures,…Continue Reading →