Other Resources

Below are some excellant links and documents related to water quality, lake and shoreland management, local conservation efforts, and other entities. 

Local and National Resources

Minnesota Waters

Conservation Minnesota

Benton County Soil & Water

University of MN Extension

US EPA Clean Lakes Links

City of Rice, MN

Watab Township

Benton County, MN


Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (MN DNR)

Lakescaping and Shoreland Restoration

DNR Shoreline Management 

DNR Restore Your Shore 

PDF Guides 

Little Rock Lake and Creek Watershed Protection & Improvement Plan (TMDL Implementation Plan 

Little Rock Creek Watershed - Total Maximum Daily Load Report 

Little Rock Lake Data Gathering - September 2001 

A Citizen's Guide to Lake Protection

Guide to Lake Protection and Management

Shallow Lakes - Hope for Minnesota's Troubled Waters

Little Rock Lake Aquatic Vegetation Management Plan 2006-2011

Helping Nurse an Impaired Water Back to Health: One person can make a difference


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2017 Drawdown Feasibility Study