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John Shea

January 12, 2019
Watershed to petition state to change boundary
January 12, 2019 - 8:31am
January 9, 2019
This file photo from 2016 shows a waterway north of Worthington with a 66-foot grassed buffer to protect the waters and filter out sediment coming from adjacent farm fields. (Julie Buntjer / Daily Globe)
Weather woes in 2018 keep some landowners from buffer compliance
January 9, 2019 - 8:45am
October 10, 2018
Shown with one of the wood duck houses to be erected along the shore of Summit Lake are Nobles SWCD Technician Scott Runck (from left), Nobles County Ducks Unlimited member Jack Black, Nobles SWCD Manager John Shea, DU member Zaydan Abdulrahman, DU President Kevin Black and DU Southern Regional Director Andrew Limmer. (Julie Buntjer / The Globe)
Building habitat: Local SWCD, DU erect wood duck houses at Summit Lake
October 10, 2018 - 10:15am
September 15, 2018
Michelle and Brian Ling stand in a field of soybeans on their farm in Bigelow Township. The Lings began implementing no-till in their farming operation 35 years ago, and have since added cover crops and other conservation-minded options on the land they farm. (Julie Buntjer / The Globe)
Lings named Nobles County Conservation Farmers of the Year
September 15, 2018 - 7:03am
February 21, 2018
Rock County Land Management engineering technician Arlyn Gehrke (left) met with Howard, Greg and Leroy Van Wyhe of Van Wyhe Farms. The Van Wyhes anticipate the land they enrolled in the Minnesota Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program will expand their hunting opportunities in Rock County. (Special to The Globe)
Conservation program draws steady interest
February 21, 2018 - 7:34am
December 9, 2017
Landowners seek removal of property from JD11B
December 9, 2017 - 6:56am
August 16, 2017
UPDATED: Nobles SWCD still seeks landowner info on buffer compliance plans
August 16, 2017 - 7:01am
August 9, 2017
Nobles SWCD still seeks landowner info on buffer compliance plans
August 9, 2017 - 5:26pm