Comprehensive Local Water Management Act (Minnesota)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Applies to States or Provinces||Minnesota|
|Name||Comprehensive Local Water Management Act (Minnesota)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Environmental Regulations|
|Affected Technologies||Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Wave Energy, Wind energy|
|Program Administrator||Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources|
|Applicable Jurisdiction||Opt-in: Counties may choose to adopt more stringent criteria for local water management plans.|
Each county is encouraged to develop and implement a local water management plan. This section sets the specifications that must be met by local plans. The status of county water plans is shown here: http://www.bwsr.state.mn.us/maps/Website/Land%20&%20Water/Water%20Management/County%20Water%20Plan%20Revisions.pdf See the Metropolitan Surface Water Management Act for a similar map of metropolitan water management plans.
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||Minn. Stat. 103B.301-335|