424 S. Minnesota Ave.

St. Peter, MN 56082


FAX: 507-931-4619

District Manager

Kevin Ostermann

District Technician

Blake Honetschlager

Administrative Assistant

Melissa Lancaster

Seven Mile Creek Watershed Coordinator, Great River Greening
Karen Galles

Seven Mile Creek Technician

Eric Miller

Farmbill Technician
Max Rykhus

 NRCS District Conservationist (Sibley & Nicollet County)

April Sullivan

Clean Water Fund Stories




2016 Board Election Information


Buffer News : Read about the latest updates from the Board of Water & Soil Resources (BWSR)


Buffer Free Press Article:


       District Projects & Pictures Page


     Newsletter: September 2016

     2013 Iowa Farm Custom Rate Survey  (PDF)

     Reinvest in Minnesota - Clean Energy Standards
          A working lands conservation program for

          growing native perennial crops for bio-energy.



NRCS Has Soil Survey Available Online 

The official Nicollet County Soil Survey is now available online from the Natural Resource Conservation Service,   Web Soil Survey. This interactive feature provides electronic access to the most current full soil survey report content providing users quick delivery of text, tables, and maps.

For more information on this site, contact Kevin Ostermann at
or by e-mail: 

Kevin Ostermann

This site was last updated: October 6, 2016

Mark Your

Board Meeting
(Meetings are on First Wednesday of the Month at 5pm unless otherwise noted) 
 November 2nd, 2016 at  8:30 A.M
424 S. Minn. Ave.
Saint Peter, MN   

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