The Sibley Soil and Water Conservation District staff are now back working full time in the office.  Staff can meet with customers by appointment, either outside the building or during field visits.  Our staff can be reached via our regular office phone number (507-702-7077) or by email. Thank you for your understanding as we work to protect our community health together.


Joel Wurscher – District Manager           

Jeremy Buckentin – District Technician  

Jack Bushman – Conservation Technician

Eric Miller - Farmbill Technician              

70 years of

Conservation Legacy

Welcome to the Sibley SWCD Website!


Recent News and Events


Located in one of the richest agricultural regions in Minnesota, The Sibley Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) was chartered on February 11, 1952 and includes all of Sibley County and it's 12 minor watersheds.  The Sibley SWCD is a political subdivision of the state established under Minnesota Statute 103C and is governed by a board of elected supervisors from 5 districts throughout the county.

The Sibley SWCD aims to assist landowners with managing their private lands to help promote a diversified landscape that is both agriculturally productive yet environmentally sustainable.


District Business

The Sibley SWCD Board of Supervisors holds public meetings on the second Tuesday of every month.  Meetings begin at 4:00 pm and are held at the Sibley SWCD Conference Room, 112 5th Street, Gaylord, MN 55334.





112 5th Street

PO Box 161 
Gaylord, MN 55334


M. - Th. 8:00am - 4:30pm

F. 8:00am - 3:30pm