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Lake SWCD featured in the news - spruce budworm projects!

Lake County landowners' work clearing spruce budworm damaged trees in partnership with Lake SWCD and NRCS was featured in an article by the Board of Water and Soil Resources.

"In the wake of an ongoing spruce budworm outbreak, North Shore landowners tap NRCS assistance, Lake SWCD forestry expertise to mitigate wildfire hazad by clearing dead trees, replacing them with species conducive to improving water qualty." - @MNBWSR 2019

Article from Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources:
From tree-killing infestation arises hope for diverse North Shore forest