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At snowplow cuts through a ridge of snow on Highway 28. There is no ridge caused by drifting in the area of the plow thanks to a Living Snow Fence. Photo courtesy SCSWCD.

It's a Living Snow Fence kind of winter

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There probably can't be a better time than the dead of a blustery Minnesota winter to promote the use of Living Snow Fences in rural areas of Stevens County.


And recently, Stevens County Soil and Water Conservation and the Minnesota Department of Transportation teamed up to make the offer to land owners fairly lucrative.

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