The District is pleased to announce that Maggie Karschnia (above left), Water Resources Project Manager, has been awarded the 2020 Outstanding Watershed District Employee by the Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources (BWSR). The award was announced this month at Minnesota Association of Watershed District (MAWD) annual conference which was held virtually this year.
“Local staff is key to effective conservation delivery in Minnesota,” said John Jaschke, Executive Director of BSWR. “Maggie Karschnia’s dedication to preserving our water resources is commendable, and we appreciate all she does to further resource conservation.”
Currently serving as the Interim District Administrator as well as continuing her work as Water Resources Project Manager, Maggie joined the District in 2015 and took off running. She has transformed the the District’s carp management program, growing it into a curve-setting and award-winning program. This year the District’s carp management program was chosen as View Full Article →View Full Article