Work Affecting Public Waters (Minnesota)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
|Name||Work Affecting Public Waters (Minnesota)|
|Policy Category||Other Policy|
|Policy Type||Siting and Permitting|
|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||Department of Natural Resources|
Earlier sections of chapter 103G describe the process of delineating public waters; this section describes the responsibility of contractors and property owners when construction or other activity affects public waters. No person may construct, reconstruct, remove, or make a change in a reservoir, dam, or waterway obstruction on a public water or in any manner change or diminish the course, current, or cross section of public waters without obtaining a permit, as described by this section.
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||Minn. Stat. 103G.241-251|
|Authority 2:||Minnesota Administrative Rules 6115.0150-0280|