About Us

The mission of the Martin SWCD is to assist land users of Martin County in efficiently utilizing the soil and water resources in our county. The District will assist land users in increasing the productive use of cropland, pastureland, woodland, and urban land (small cities) while maintaining the soils base, water quality, tree production and wildlife production.

Martin SWCD Staff:

Greg Johanson – Farm Bill Technician
Rich Perrine – Water Plan/WCA Coordinator
Ashley Brenke – District Manager
Dustin Benes – District Technician
Jesse Walters – Outreach Coordinator

Natural Resources Conservation Service Staff:

Betsy Norland – District Conservationist
Ben Cottrell – Soil Conservationist