Water Reports

This page introduces a variety of water reports on our rivers and streams, fens and springs, and lakes. It includes monitoring by the DNR, the Met Council, the University of Minnesota, and Soil and Water Conservation Districts.

Links to the reports are given on the menu at the right. The links lead to sub-pages and from there to the reports (except for the Groundwater levels link, which leads directly to a well map of the District sponsored by the DNR and the U of M.


Chaska flood, 1965

Minnesota River flood in Chaska, 1965.

Savage Fen well and instruments

A water monitoring well at Savage Fen, along with a metal measuring tape used to measure the depth to water. Photo courtesy of Jaime Rockney of the Scott Soil and Water Conservation District.