Lake of the Woods SWCD

Bulletins and New Postings


  • 2016 Tree Order Form - click to download.  Trees are sold on a first come, first serve basis so call the office for most up to date availability.

  • Visit our Tree Sales webpage for information on availability or other products we carry.

  • Keep it Clean Logo 2016 Program is up and running.  Look for the dumpsters that are set out to collect lake trash!!

  • SWCD Board Meetings are scheduled for the 2nd Thursday of the month at 6:00 p.m. in the Federal Building.

  • Around 50 private wells were tested for the three most common drinking water contaminants during the 2015 Annual Well Testing Clinic. 

  • The SWCD is part of the Major Watershed Restoration and Protection Plan for Lake of the Woods. 



Wetland photo

"The purpose of the District is to provide for the adoption of sound water quality, proper land use, and soil conservation practices on all lands in the District, to assist with the development of a prosperous agricultural economy, and to foster other community development for the general welfare and security of the people of the District.

SWCD Office Building

The SWCD office is located next to the Post Office in Baudette within the USDA Service Center. 

Office hours are Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Address: PO Box 217
119 1st Ave NW
Baudette, MN 56623

Phone: (218) 634-1842 x.4

SWCD board meetings are held on the 2nd Thursday of the month at 6:00 p.m. in the Conference Room of the Federal Building.

The Board also holds quarterly tours and special workshops. Contact the SWCD if you would like to be noticed or participate.

Special meetings of the SWCD will be posted outside the SWCD office door a minimum of three days in advance.