Land Management 

Responsibilities & Services

The Watonwan County Land Management Department is charged with overseeing matters of zoning and land use permitting as required in the Watonwan County Zoning Ordinance (PDF). This includes feedlot programs, septic system inventory, and compliance and shoreland development and use. Most matters consider, and are directly connected with, surface water quality and soil erosion.

  1. David Haler 2021

    David Haler

    Land Management Director

  2. Chad Hildebrand 2020

    Chad Hildebrand

    SWCD Assistant Manager & County Ditch Inspector

  3. Kyla Schlomann December 2020

    Kyla Schlomann

    Solid Waste Administrator & Assistant Zoning

  4. Amanda Lang

    Amanda Lang

    Feedlot Officer Watonwan Co. & Brown Co.
    Phone: 507-766-9640

  5. jody december 2020

    Jody Anderson

    Land Management/SWCD Technical Clerk

  6. Laura Quiring December 2020

    Laura Quiring

    SWCD District Technician

  7. Land Management & Zoning

    Phone: 507-375-1225
    Fax: 507-375-1260

  8. Hours 
    Monday through Friday 
    8 a.m. to Noon
    1 to 5 p.m. 

  9. Physical Address
    108 Eighth Street S
    Suite 2
    St. James, MN 56081