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What can YOU do to STOP the spread of Aquatic Invasive Species?

Hire dock/boat lift installers who are DNR trained Lake Service Providers (LSP). It’s the law! Anyone installing, removing, renting, or leasing water-related equipment in state waters must be DNR trained. The business needs a permit and the worker needs DNR … Continue reading

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Lake Minnewashta Regional Park – Boat Launch Construction

Do you have a dock or lift on Lake Minnewashta and want to launch your boat? Read on! Connie Keller from Carver County Parks: ‘The boat landing #1  is under construction but is being opened up on the weekends for … Continue reading

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Volunteer Opportunity at Carver Park on June 13th

Brush Stacking at Carver Park Reserve, Victoria MN NEEDED: 150 Volunteers, 16 Volunteer Supervisors. June 13, 2015, 8:30 am – 12:30 pm Join Great River Greening for this project kick-off event to help restore oak woodlands at Carver Park Reserve in the … Continue reading

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2015 Ice Out Date Declared as April 1st

We’re not sure who does the OFFICIAL declaration when the ice is out of the lake but UNOFFICIALLY it occurred on April 1, 2015 according to Helen Gunther. In case you’re curious, here’s a history since 1989 thanks to the … Continue reading

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AIS Workshop next Friday, April 10th

Dear Friend, The Lake Minnetonka Conservation District, in partnership with the Three Rivers Park District and other West Metro AIS Coordinating Committee organizations, are coordinating an AIS Workshop next Friday, April 10th. Further details are summarized below: West Metro Aquatic … Continue reading

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Carver County Parks Commission Board seeking new members

Is anyone interested in serving on the Carver Park Commissions board? It is really important that someone from Lake Minnewashta be on the board since one of the major Carver parks is on our lake. Here are links for more information. … Continue reading

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