SWCD Board of Supervisors

SWCD District Supervisors are elected officials and serve as a member of the Board of Supervisors, which is the governing body of the Soil and Water Conservation District. District Supervisors are nominated from one of the five nomination districts within the county and are elected in the general election. A supervisor must live in the nomination district in which he represents.

The Board sets policy, hires employees, and is responsible to see that the operations of the District are run effectively and according to law and rule.
SWCD Board of Supervisors
Current Board Members are (from left) Fred Behnke, Treasurer; Tom Burr, Former Member; Bob Schiefelbein, Chairman; Dan Barka, Secretary, and Doug Carlson, Member.


  • 8 a.m.
  • The first Tuesday of each month
  • USDA Service Center
    916 East St. Paul Street
    Litchfield, MN 55355

NOTE:  The December 2016 meeting will be held on Tuesday, December 13, at the USDA building, 916 East St. Paul Street, Litchfield, beginning at 8 a.m.

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