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Soil and Water Conservation District Administrator Brad Grant (left) with Ed Musielewicz of the Natural Resources Conservation Service, Buffalo-Red River Watershed District Administrator Bruce Albright and John Hanson, Becker county representative on the BRRWD Board of Managers. (Vicki Gerdes/DL Newspapers)

Local governenment entities colloborate more

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These days, with fewer state and federal funding opportunities available, many local agencies have started looking to each other for help.


But for the Becker County Soil & Water Conservation District (SWCD) and the Buffalo-Red River Watershed District (BRRWD), cooperation and collaboration have been the name of the game for more than a decade.

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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
(218) 844-1454