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Jim Brandt

January 21, 2018
Jim Brandt, of rural Pine River, dedicates much of his retirement to conservation efforts on three islands - Big, Little and Steamboat - in Upper Whitefish Lake. Brandt was recently honored as Crow Wing Soil and Water District’s Outstanding Conservationist for 2017. Theresa Bourke / Echo Journal
Lake Country Faces: Ideal man recognized for conservation efforts
January 21, 2018 - 5:00am
December 31, 2017
Jim Brandt replants bluffs at the Rollie Johnson Natural and Recreational Area.
Pine River man named Crow Wing, Area 8 Conservationist of Year
December 31, 2017 - 8:00am
December 13, 2017
Jim Brandt has volunteered countless hours, recruited over 200 volunteers, utilized his boat to haul supplies, planted over 10,000 trees, shrubs and plants, installed erosion control fabric and logs and watered the plants. Submitted photo
Local resident named Crow Wing and Area 8 Conservationist of the Year
December 13, 2017 - 5:00am