Control of Mississippi Headwater Lakes (Minnesota)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Applies to States or Provinces||Minnesota|
|Name||Control of Mississippi Headwater Lakes (Minnesota)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Environmental Regulations|
|Program Administrator||Minnesota Department of Natural Resources|
|Applicable Jurisdiction||Headwater lakes of the Mississippi River, including Leech Lake, Winnibigoshish Lake, Pokegama Lake, Pine River, the Whitefish chain, Sandy Lake, and Gull Lake.|
The lakes at the headwaters of the Mississippi River are subject to joint federal and state control, and the Commissioner of the Department of Natural Resources is responsible for establishing a plan for the operation of dams on each of the Mississippi headwater reservoirs.
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||Minn. Stat. 103G.421|