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Spring 2019 Curly Leaf Pondweed Weed Treatment Performed

As reported earlier, a team of people from Carver County and the LMPA have performed one of two planned weed surveys on Lake Minnewashta. The first was to determine the concentration of Curly Leaf Pondweed (CLP) around the lake. That … Continue reading

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Notice of Upcoming Aquatic Invasive Plant Treatments

NOTICE TO LAKE MINNEWASHTA PROPERTY OWNERS AND LAKE USERS As part of its ongoing effort to preserve and improve the water quality and recreational enjoyment of Lake Minnewashta for all, the LMPA is planning to treat Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS), … Continue reading

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How the zebra mussels scourge spread across Minnesota – StarTribune.com

How the zebra mussels scourge spread across Minnesota – StarTribune.com Tony Kennedy LAKE WINNIBIGOSHISH, MINN. Summer after summer, Pat Rooney looked out at this revered North Woods lake, hoping the tea-colored waters that lured so many anglers also provided a … Continue reading

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Plant for pollinators this fall

We may be headed into fall colors, cooler weather, and less daylight, but gardening doesn’t have to be all about preparing our garden beds for winter. There is still time to add native plants to your landscape to provide food … Continue reading

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Master Water Stewards Information Session on September 11th at Enki Brewing

Master Water Stewards Information Session 5:30pm – 6:30pm, September 11, 2018 Enki Brewing, Victoria If you love your local lake or creek, you can help keep it clean by becoming a Master Water Steward! The program, which trains people how … Continue reading

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Lone Zebra Mussel Discovered in Lake Minnewashta at Pleasant Acres Assocation Beach/Launch

Carver County Water Management Organization 600 East 4th Street, Chaska, MN 55318 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact: Andrew Dickhart 952-361-1871 Invasive species specialists with the Carver County Water Management Organization (CCWMO) and Minnehaha Creek Watershed District (MCWD) confirmed the presence of … Continue reading

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