A Memorandum of Agreement between the Watershed District, County and SWCD was approved in May 2021 for plan development. The Policy Committee makes final decisions about plan content.
The role of the Advisory Committee is to make recommendations on plan content to the Policy Committee. The Advisory Committee members are local agency staff, citizens of the watershed, tribal representative, Canadian Watershed District staff, and state agency representatives. Advisory Committee was approved 5/12/22.
The role of the Steering Team purpose is to organize and coordinate the plan development process. They make the day-to-day decisions (not policy) to make plan progression smooth. They are also Advisory Committee members. The Steering Team is made up of local agency staff, BWSR representatives and the consultant.
Roseau River WD: Laverne Voll, Jason Braaten, or Carter Diesen, or Tony Wensloff, or Cody Schmalz
Roseau County: Roger Falk, Daryl Wicklund
Roseau SWCD: John Gaukerud, Ulrik Aaskov
Chair - Roger Falk
Vice-Chair - John Gaukerud
Secretary - Laverne Voll
Advisory members have been approved by the Policy Committee.
Tracy Halstensgard, RRWD
Torin McCormack, RRWD
Janine Lovold, Roseau SWCD
Scott Johnson, Roseau SWCD
Matt Fischer, BWSR
Henry Van Offelen, BWSR
Moriya Rufer, HEI
Jerry Bents, HEI