Welcome to the Ramsey Conservation District website!
Mission Statement: The Ramsey Conservation District is the bridge between conservation agencies and Ramsey County citizens and local governments to sustain our natural resources through partnerships, technical services and education.
The above pictures are (left to right): Columbine, Woodland Phlox, Early Meadow Rue, and Canada Anemone. They were taken by former RCD Board Supervisor Karen Eckman from her native plant rain garden. Click on the Cost Share Funding tab to find out more information on native plantings.
Contact Us if you have any questions or would like to become involved in any of our programs. Phone: 651.266.7270
News & Events
The Ramsey Conservation District was formed in 1973. One of the founding Board members,
William Downing, recently passed away on July 21st. We are grateful for his years of service and the hard work wth the formation of the Conservation District. Following is a link to his obituary: http://www.startribune.com/obituary-william-l-downing-was-scientist-professor-nature-lover/321966581/
Special Meeting for the RCD 2015 Clean Water Tour - Wednesday, August 5, 2015 (flyer)
Regular Board Meeting - Monday, September 14, 2015 at 4:00pm (Agenda)
For information on Well Sealing, go to the Cost Share tab
DNR video on the importance of Groundwater: Living on the Edge: Our Water Supply at Risk
Click the link for a video on the State of the Lakes of Ramsey County: http://youtu.be/Uq14qEklPqI
Telephone - 651.266.7270
Fax - 651.266.7276
1425 Paul Kirkwold Drive
Highway 96 & Hamline Ave
Arden Hills, MN 55112 (map)