To provide landowners and other agencies with technical assistance in identifying and improving resource issues.
Pennington County is situated among the prairies and farmland of the Red River Basin in northwest Minnesota. The County has a population of about 13,500 with the City of Thief River Falls as the county seat. Other communities within the county include Goodridge and St. Hilaire.
Monday through Friday
7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Third Tuesday of each month
USDA Service Center
Thief River Falls, MN
Board Meeting Dates
Bryanna Grefthen joined the SWCD staff as the District Technician in September 2019. She is originally from Gatzke, MN, and attended Grygla High School. Bryanna obtained a Bachelor of Science in Biology with minors in Chemistry and Environmental Science from the University of Minnesota-Crookston. Her previous work experience includes an internship with the Red Lake Watershed District and working as a Laboratory Analyst at RMB Environmental Laboratory in Detroit Lakes.
In her spare time, Bryanna enjoys hunting, fishing, watching football, and spending time with family, friends and her dog, Brownie. She looks forward to meeting new people in the community and participating in the different conservation programs that the Pennington SWCD has to offer.
RAINFALL INUNDATES PENNINGTON COUNTY
In September, nine townships in Pennington County reported over seven inches of rain.
The average rainfall across the county
for the month was 7.39 inches.