Nicollet SWCD's Picture Page 

This page is filled with pictures from district projects, activities and events. These photos represent a small portion of the work we do in Nicollet County. We will continue to update this page with current projects as the pictures come in. 

Children participating in the 2016 Children's Water Festival had fun making fish imprints along with many other activities in the Exhibit Hall. 

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The Human Bubble Station was also part of the fun at the 2016 Children's Water Festival! 

Water sediment control basin project on the Tom Brown Farm. 

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Ag waste pit  installed on the Sjostrum Farm. 

This is a before picture of a stream bank erosion problem on the Kozitza property

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Installation of an anti-seep collar on a drop inlet structure. Drop structures are used to collect surface run-off as well as tile water and outlet the water in a rock basin (picture below) to control erosion. 

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This is the after shot of the Kozitza property once the erosion control structure was installed. 

Stream bank erosion control structure.

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Sentence to Serve Highway 169 Tree Plant

In this photo, a rock basin is used as an outlet for a drop inlet structure that was installed to control erosion problems caused by surface and tile water flow. 

Nicollet County Sentence to Serve adult crew planted these trees along Highway 169 south of St. Peter. The trees were planted as a part of an erosion control structure installed by the State of MN.