Mower SWCD hires for new conservation service

District adds watershed conservationist, plans for another staffer

Paul Hunter, watershed conservationist for Mower SWCD

“I’m excited to continue working with Mower County’s farming community in this new way that will help landowners and producers resolve challenges on their land,” Hunter said.

Conservation land (CRP federal program) in Lyle Township, Mower County. (Photo by USDA-NRCS)

Formed in 2007, CRWD works to reduce flooding and improve water quality on the Cedar River State Water Trail and its tributaries in southern Minnesota.