Notice of Continued Hearing

The Board of Managers will hold a continued hearing on the consideration of its proposed Amended Rules at 11:00 A.M., on Monday, March 19, 2018.  To view a copy of the “New” proposed Amended Rules click here Amended Rules 2018 March.


Red River Watershed Management Board & Flood Damage Reduction Work Group Joint Conference

The RRRWMB and Red River Basin Flood Damage Reduction Work Group 20th Annual Joint Conference will be held on March 21-22, 2018 at the Courtyard by Marriott Fargo-Moorhead, Moorhead, Minnesota.   To view the program schedule and topics, click here.

MN Board of Water and Soil Resources (BWSR)

BWSR has completed its final review in conformance with state law and concluded that watershed district has adopted a rule, titled Middle-Snake-Tamarac Rivers Watershed District Buffer Enforcement Rule that contains adequate provisions for compliance and enforcement of Minn. Stat. 103f.48 (the Buffer Law).  To view the MSTRWD Buffer Enforcement rule click here Board Approved Buffer Law.


Clean Water Grant Awarded to The Watershed

The Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources (BWSR) through the Clean Water, Land and Legacy Amendment has awarded $144,000 in funding for the improvement for Polk County ditch #175.  In an effort to improve water quality and the drain system as a whole, twenty-three high priority locations have been identified as critical areas to reduce significant erosion and agricultural field sediment loads from entering the drain system. 

2018 Hunting Season

The 2018 Hunting Application to hunt on MSTRWD property is available on the “Permits” tab.  If you do not have access to a printer, stop by the office to complete the permit.  Please pay attention to the rules and check out the “Hunting Maps” under the “Permits” tab, as these are the only places that the public is welcome to hunt.