Watershed Restoration And Protection Strategies Library

As part of the Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategies (WRAPS) process, we have collected documentation of the “State of the Zumbro Watershed.” Look through these documents to learn how our river and watershed are doing.

 

Agriculture

Zumbro HEL Soils List (spreadsheet)

 

County & City Watershed Plans

City of Rochester MS4 SWPPP document (pdf)2010-2020 Goodhue County Comprehensive Water Management Plan (pdf)

City of Rochester MS4 Final Year 1 Development Plan (pdf)

Dodge County Amended 2006-2016 Comprehensive Water Plan (pdf)

Goodhue County Water Plan

Olmsted County Water Plan

Rice County Water Plan

Steele County Water Plan 2007-2016

Wabasha County Water Plan

Olmsted County Trophic Status Index Mapping Report – 2011

Peak Flow Reductions Cascade Creek (pdf)Rice County Local Water Management Plan (pdf)

South Zumbro Watershed Storm Water and Capital Improvement Plan (pdf)

Zumbro Watershed Partnership Comprehensive Plan (pdf)

Lower Zumbro River Local River Plan 1997

 

REGIONAL PLANS

Zumbro Watershed Restoration And Protection Strategies (November 2017)

Zumbro Watershed Partnership Interim Watershed Plan (April 2013)

Zumbro River Watershed Turbidity Total Maximum Daily Load Study

Lower Mississippi River Basin Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) – Regional Fecal Coliform (website and documents)

Lower Mississippi River Basin Plan Scoping Document (2001)

Area 7 SE MN Association of Conservation Districts Directory

 

Lakes

Other Research and Reports

2014 PRAP Joint Draft Report (pdf)

Ag Drainage HP_Schotter et al (pdf)

Final Report for the NRCS Conservation Partnership Initiative Grant (pdf)

Floods of September 2010 in Southern Minnesota (pdf)

Lake Shady and Zumbro River Fisheries – How Habitat influences Fish Community (pdf)

Minnesota Nutrient Reduction Strategy 2013 (pdf) NRCS Zumbro Rapid Watershed Assessment (pdf)

Zumbro River Conversations – Enhancing the Zumbro Experience (pdf)

Zumbro Watershed Turbidity Impairments TMDL Report (pdf)

 

Rivers

Cascade Creek Stream Survey Report 2011 (pdf)

Bear Valley Watershed District Plan 2011 (pdf)

Bear Valley Watershed District Rules (pdf)

 

Fisheries Reports

Badger Creek 1995 (pdf)

Bear Creek 1984 (pdf)

Bear Creek 1998 (pdf)

Cascade Creek 1985 (pdf)

Cascade Creek Final Report 2011 (pdf)

Cold Spring Creek Long Term Monitoring 2004 (pdf)

Cold Spring Creek Long Term Monitoring 2008 (pdf)Cold Spring Creek Long Term Monitoring 2009 (pdf)

Cold Spring Creek Long Term Monitoring 2010 (pdf)

Cold Spring Creek Long Term Monitoring 2011 (pdf)

Cold Spring Creek Long Term Monitoring 2012 (pdf)

Cold Spring Creek Long Term Monitoring 2013 (pdf)

Cold Spring Creek Long Term Monitoring 2014 (pdf)

Cold Spring Creek Long Term Monitoring Maps (pdf)-1

Cold Spring Creek Long Term Monitoring Maps (pdf)-2

Cold Spring Creek Long Term Monitoring Maps (pdf)-3

Cold Spring Creek Long Term Monitoring Maps (pdf)-4

Cold Spring Creek Long Term Monitoring Maps (pdf)-5

Cold Spring Creek Long Term Monitoring Maps (pdf)-6

Cold Spring Creek Long Term Monitoring Maps (pdf)-7

Cold Spring Creek Long Term Monitoring Maps (pdf)-8

Devlin Creek 2001 (pdf)

Dodge Center Creek 2000 (pdf)

Dry Run Creek 1996 (pdf)

Pine Island (Dry Run) Creek Recon Notes 2011 (pdf)

East Indian Creek 2004 (pdf)

East Indian Creek 2008 (pdf)

East Indian Creek Long Term monitoring 2009 (pdf)

East Indian Creek Long Term monitoring 2010 (pdf)

East Indian Creek Long Term monitoring 2011 (pdf)

East Indian Creek Long Term monitoring 2012 (pdf)

East Indian Creek Long Term monitoring 2013 (pdf)

East Indian Creek Long Term monitoring 2014 (pdf)

East Indian Creek Long Term monitoring Maps (pdf)-1

East Indian Creek Long Term monitoring Maps (pdf)-2

East Indian Creek Long Term monitoring Maps (pdf)-3

East Indian Creek Long Term monitoring Maps (pdf)-4

East Indian Creek Long Term monitoring Maps (pdf)-5

East Indian Creek Long Term monitoring Maps (pdf)-7

East Indian Creek Long Term monitoring Maps (pdf)-8

Goose Creek 1994 (pdf)

Hammond Creek 2010 (pdf)Hammond Creek 2011 (pdf)

Harkcom Creek 2001 (pdf)

Kings Creek 1998 (pdf)

Long Creek 2002 (pdf)

Long Creek 2007 (pdf)

Long Creek 2011 (pdf)

Long Creek 2014 (pdf)

Mazeppa Creek 2001 (pdf)

Mazeppa Creek 2011 (pdf)

Mazeppa Creek 2014 (pdf)

Pearl Creek 2002 (pdf)

Plum Creek 2002 (pdf)

Salem Creek 2000 (pdf)

Salem Creek 2011 (pdf)

Shingle Creek 1987 (pdf)

Silver Creek 1985 (pdf)

Silver Spring Creek 1984 (pdf)

Silver Spring Creek Map (pdf)

Spring (Silver Spring) Creek 1986 (pdf) Spring Creek 2003 (pdf)Spring Creek 2008 (pdf)

Spring Creek 2012 (pdf)

Thompkins Creek 2003 (pdf)

Thompkins Creek 2010 (pdf)

Union Spring Creek 1990 (pdf)

West Albany Creek 2001 (pdf)

West Albany Creek 2012 (pdf)

West Indian Creek 2004 Long Term Monitoring 2004 (pdf)

West Indian Creek Long Term Monitoring 2005 (pdf)

West Indian Creek Long Term Monitoring 2006 (pdf)

West Indian Creek Long Term Monitoring 2007 (pdf)

West Indian Creek Long Term Monitoring 2008 (pdf)

West Indian Creek Long Term Monitoring 2009 (pdf)

West Indian Creek Long Term Monitoring 2010 (pdf)

West Indian Creek Long Term Monitoring 2011 (pdf)

West Indian Creek Long Term Monitoring 2012 (pdf)

West Indian Creek Long Term Monitoring 2013 (pdf)

West Indian Creek Long Term Monitoring 2014 (pdf)

West Indian Creek Long Term Monitoring Maps (pdf & jpg)

West Indian Creek Whippoorwill 2010 (pdf)

West Indian Creek Whippoorwill 2011 (pdf)

West Indian Creek Whippoorwill 2012 (pdf)

West Indian Creek Whippoorwill 2013 (pdf)

Willow Creek 1985

Zumbro River Main Lower Plunge Pool Small Mouth Bass 2006 (pdf)

Zumbro River Main Lower Plunge Pool Small Mouth Bass 2007 (pdf)

Zumbro River Main Lower Plunge Pool Small Mouth Bass 2008 (pdf)

Zumbro River Main Lower Small Mouth Bass Long Term Monitoring 2008 (pdf)

Zumbro River Main Lower Small Mouth Bass Long Term Monitoring 2007 (pdf)

Zumbro River Main Lower Small Mouth Bass Long Term Monitoring 2006 (pdf)

Zumbro River Main Lower Small Mouth Bass Long Term Monitoring 2009 (pdf)

Zumbro River Main Lower Small Mouth Bass Long Term Monitoring 2010 (pdf)

Zumbro River Main Lower Small Mouth Bass Long Term Monitoring 2011 (pdf)

Zumbro River Main Lower Small Mouth Bass Long Term Monitoring 2012 (pdf)

Zumbro River Main Lower Small Mouth Bass Long Term Monitoring 20014 (pdf)

Zumbro River Middle Fork 1982 (pdf)

Zumbro River Middle Fork 2000 (pdf)

Zumbro River Middle Fork 2003 (pdf)

Zumbro River Middle Fork 2009 (pdf)

Zumbro River North Branch Middle Fork 1998 (pdf)

Zumbro River North Branch Middle Fork 2010 (pdf)

Zumbro River North Fork 2003 (pdf)

Zumbro River South Branch Middle Fork 1982 (pdf)

Zumbro River South Branch Middle Fork 2003 (pdf)

Zumbro River South Branch Middle Fork 2009 (pdf)

Zumbro River South Fork 1986 a (pdf)

Zumbro River South Fork 1986 b (pdf)

Zumbro River South Fork 2003 (pdf)

Zumbro River South Fork 2012 (pdf)

 

Statewide Plans and reports

2 Page Summary Minnesota Nutrient Reduction Strategy (pdf)

Executive Summary Minnesota Nutrient Reduction Strategy (pdf)

Minnesota Nutrient Reduction Strategy (pdf)

MN Statewide Mercury TMDL (pdf)

 

Water Quality Data

Map State of Minnesota Drinking Water Supply Vulnerability (pdf)

Map State of Minnesota Sealed Wells (pdf) Map State of Minnesota Source Water Assessment Areas (pdf)

Map State of Minnesota Transient Non-community Inner Wellhead Management Zone (pdf)

Map Wellhead Protection Areas (pdf)

MDH Nitrate-Nitrogen Probability Map Dodge County (pdf)

MDH Nitrate-Nitrogen Probability Map Goodhue County (pdf)

MDH Nitrate-Nitrogen Probability Map Olmsted County (pdf)

MDH Nitrate-Nitrogen Probability Map Rice County (pdf)

MDH Nitrate-Nitrogen Probability Map Steele County (pdf)

MDH Nitrate-Nitrogen Probability Map Wabasha County (pdf)

MDH Volunteer Nitrate monitoring Network Methods and Results (pdf)

Nitrogen in Minnesota Surface Waters 2013 (pdf)

Rochester Flood Control EIS Water Quality Sample Data Descriptions (pdf)

Rochester Flood Control EIS Water Quality Sample Data (pdf)

State of Minnesota Sealed Wells (jpg)

State of Minnesota Sealed Wells (Zip folder of source files)

State of Minnesota Source Water Assessment Areas (jpg)

State of Minnesota Source Water Assessment Areas (Zip folder of source files)

State of Minnesota Transient Non-community Inner Wellhead Management Areas (jpg)

State of Minnesota Transient Non-community Inner Wellhead Management Areas (Zip folder of source files)MN

Drinking Water Supply management Area Vulnerability (jpg)

MN Drinking Water Supply Management Area Vulnerability

Wellhead Protection Areas (pdf)

Zumbro River Watershed Health Assessment Scores MNDNR (pdf)

Zumbro Watershed Water Quality Impairments (text)

Zumbro Watershed Water Quality Impairments (spreadsheet)