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Thank you, Claire! 

Dr. Claire Bleser has served as the District Administrator for over eight years and in that time, the District has grown to become a leader in the water resources world. Her dedication to the protection of our water resources has made a lasting impact on the natural environment of the Riley Purgatory Bluff Creek Watershed District. RPBCWD is grateful to have had Dr. Bleser’s vision and drive these many years. All RPBCWD staff and managers wish her well in her future endeavors.

Terry Jeffery has been named Interim District Administrator.  He can be reached at for any questions.


Lakeshore Management Webinar Now on YouTube
Check out the full webinar on YouTube now! RPBCWD and experts from the MN Department of Natural Resources and Stearns County Soil and Water Conservation District join up for an evening of learning about how to best care for lakeshores. We will…
Date posted: 2/10/2021
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