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Watershed Manangement Plan - Pelican Watershed District

The Pelican River Watershed District is currently in the process of updating their existing Management Plan with the revision due in 2017. This plan will address several of the issues to be included in their updated plan, including increased treatment of urban stormwater runoff, reducing phosphorus loading into Big Detroit Lake, addressing agricultural runoff sources, preventing the spread of AIS, and promoting educational opportunities to improve citizen knowledge and interest.

Notice of Decision to Revise & Update the PRWD Watershed Management Plan

The Pelican River Watershed District adopted a resolution on April 21, 2016 requiring the update and revision of the Pelican River Watershed Management Plan, as authorized under Minnesota Statutes, Chapter 103D.405, the Watershed District Statute.

The plan will be focused on priority water management concerns,  The Pelican River Watershed District invites all recipients of this notice to submit water management issues they feel the plan should focus on.

Also, please submit any water and related land resources plans and official controls to the name below so that they can be reviewed to ensure consistency with the Watershed Management Plan.

Please submit the requested information by June 1, 2016 or direct inquiries to:

Tera Guetter, Administrator
211 Holmes St. West, Suite 201
Detroit Lakes, MN 56501

CONTACT: 218-846-0436 or