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Water Management Organization

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Water resources management is the responsibility of the Carver County Water Management Organization (CCWMO). The CCWMO's tasks include planning, funding regulating, monitoring, and implementation the Water Management Plan, in the following watersheds: Beven's Creek, Carver Creek, East and West Chaska Creek, Pioneer Sarah and the Crow River. 


2013 Annual Report Available

Want to know what CCWMO was up to in 2013? Our 2013 Annual Report says it all.

Upcoming Events 

Shredding it for Earth Day

April 26th 1:00 to 4:00pm

FREE shredding of ALL documents. Everyone is welcome!

Location: Mustard Seed Halla Nursery 10,000 Great Plains Blvd. Chanhassen, MN 55317.

Sponsored by: Southwest Metro Chamber of Commerce, City of Chanhassen, Southwest Newspapers, Klein Bank, Recycle Carver, The Mustard Seed, ADP, and Veteran Shredding.


Linking Land Use to Water Quality for Local Decision Makers

May 14th 5:30 to 8:30 Bayview Event Center in Excelsior, MN

Are you on a City Council, Planning Commission or Parks Board? If so, this workshop is for you. On the evening of May 14th, we'll be gathering local decision makers from around the West Metro to learn about;

1) connections between land use decisions and the health of lakes and rivers
2) technical and financial resources available to  improve and protects waters
3) what tools (plans, policies, and practices) local decision makers can use in protecting water resources
4) Groundwater concerns facing Minnesota communities.

Download this flyer to view more and learn how to register.


Great Garlic Mustard Pull

May 17th at Minnewashta Park - details to come



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