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Tree sale highlights importance of protecting land from erosion

April 5, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

With flood-related erosion problems still visible and snow quickly melting around the Northland, North Shore residents are urged to do some preventative landscaping. Continue Reading

Conservation program awarded funding

February 7, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

Neighbors are joining forces to protect Douglas County lakes with runoff reducing and erosion eliminating projects. Continue Reading

USDA sets sign-up date for erodible land plan

August 11, 2012 in The Daily Republic

HURON USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) State Executive Director Craig Schaunaman has announced that FSA is accepting Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) offers under the Highly Erodible Land Initiative (HELI).
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Saving the soil

May 21, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

SWCD, NRCS available to help farmers with erosion issues
WORTHINGTON A wind advisory issued for today and a forecast for potentially heavy rains as early as Wednesday have the potential to wreak even more havoc on eroding topsoil across southwest Minnesota’s farmland. Continue Reading

Living on the edge: Belfield resident losing backyard to accelerated erosion of river

December 26, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

BELFIELD Jeanne Collum wakes up every day praying that the ground beneath her doesn’t cave in. The soil holding up her house and garage has been sliding slowly into the Heart River, and she fears her home will drop in like the trees around her have.
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Sheyenne Diversion project approved

November 30, 2010 in INFORUM

Water officials OK $1.6 million for rip-rap rocks to protect against erosion

Cass County water officials have approved a $1.6 million project to armor the Sheyenne Diversion to handle sustained flows. Continue Reading