2017-2026 Comprehensive Water Plan

About the process

An update of the VLAWMO Watershed Management Plan (Plan) was completed 2016. The Plan includes management standards and procedures for surface water, wetland, and groundwater issues and meets all existing and proposed requirements of Minnesota Rules Chapter 8410, 8420 and 4720.5100 – 4720.5590, Minnesota Statutes 103B, 103D and 471.59. The Plan identifies goals, policies, priority concerns, and implementation activities for the Watershed for 2017-2026.

The Plan provides clear direction for watershed management with the flexibility to rapidly adapt to evolving needs and partnership opportunities.

The 2017-2026 Comprehensive Water Plan and its supporting documents

Through a series of comment periods, reviews, and approvals by agencies such as the Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources, the VLAWMO Water Plan is complete. While this page will serve as a reference to the plan, the plan will soon be influencing VLAWMO's work from behind the scenes. 

VLAWMO 2017-2026 Comprehensive Water Plan

VLAWMO Water Policy

VLAWMO Water Quality Sampling and Monitoring Quality Assurance Project Plan

Education and Outreach Plan 

Executive Summary

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The executive summary provides a brief look into the 2017-2026 comprehensive water plan, outlining the priority issues, goals and strategies. Priority issues define the top concerns in the watershed community, while the goals and strategies explain how these concerns will be met. 

2017-2026 Executive Summary

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Send us your comments:

WhyWaterMatters@vlawmo.org

 

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Links

BWSR's planning page