Water Resource Management

The Water Resource Management division is responsible for updating the Rice County Local Water Management Plan and implementing action items as detailed in the plan. The division coordinates water protection activities with outside agencies, and implements various grant projects related to protecting surface and groundwater resources.

The division is also involved in assisting with shoreland alteration issues, erosion control issues and wastewater treatment education. For questions or concerns relating to Water Planning, please contact Rice County Environmental Services at 507-332-6113.

Grand Funds for Landowners

To read more information about funding available to Landowners read our Community Partners Conservation Subgrant Program page.



Clean Water Fund Reporting


Take a look at the Clean Water Fund Reports available.

NRBG Reporting


View the list of annual NRBG Reports.