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Welcome to your watershed.

Since 1969, the Riley Purgatory Bluff Creek Watershed District has worked to protect, manage, and restore water resources. This work would not be possible without the help of the local leaders, businesses, community members, teachers and volunteers who make up our watershed. We invite you to explore your watershed and find out how you can get involved!

Zebra mussels, an aquatic invasive species (AIS), were recently discovered in Lake Riley. On December 12th, join staff from the Riley Purgatory Bluff Creek Watershed District, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, and other local agencies to…
Date posted: 11/14/2018
Become a volunteer advisor and help protect clean water in your community. The board of managers is seeking applications to its 2019 Citizens Advisory Committee (CAC). As representatives of citizen interests, committee members support the watershed's…
Date posted: 11/8/2018
Last week, a lake service provider notified the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) that they had found zebra mussels on several docks on Lake Riley. This is the first documented infestation within the Riley Purgatory Bluff Creek…
Date posted: 10/29/2018

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