North Dakota Grazing Lands Coalition

Leopold Conservation Award

In North Dakota, Sand County Foundation presents the Leopold Conservation Award in partnership with American Farmland Trust, and state partners: North Dakota Grazing Lands Coalition, North Dakota Stockmen’s Association and North Dakota Association of Soil Conservation Districts. The Leopold Conservation Award recipient receives $10,000 and a crystal award.

The deadline for the 2021 Leopold Conservation Award Application has been extended to May 16. 


North Dakota Leopold Award® Winners

Congratulations to Sand Ranch, who was named the 2021 North Dakota Leopold Conservation Award® winner.

​Previous winners:

2020- Dockter-Jensen Ranch
2019- Gene and Christine Goven, Turtle Lake
2018- Jeremy and Sarah Wilson, Jamestown
2017- Ken and Bonnie Miller, Fort Rice
2016- Jerry and Renae Doan, McKenzie


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