Stream Health RGA


Slow, no-wake

Slow, no-wake restrictions are in place for all areas 600 feet of shoreline on Lake Waconia. The restrictions have been removed for Lake Bavaria and Reitz Lake. 

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Call the no-wake hotline for updates 952-361-1060. 

Public comment open for draft Water Management Plan until June 21st, 2019 

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The Carver County Water Management Organization  

The Carver County Water Management Organization is responsible for managing lakes, rivers and wetlands within its boundaries. Responsibilities include planning, funding, regulating, educating and implementing the Carver County Water Management Plan.

The water management organization's area covers 320 square miles, includes 35 lakes larger than 10 acres, and 365 miles of stream, and includes the following watersheds. 

  • Bevens Creek watershed
  • Carver Creek watershed
  • East Chaska Creek watershed
  • West Chaska Creek watershed
  • Parts of the Pioneer Sarah watershed
  • Parts of the Crow River watershed

Explore the watersheds

 View our interactive map. 

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Our mission

Protecting, preserving & managing surface water & groundwater in the midst of rapid growth and intensive agricultural activity.

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