Lake Minnetonka Conservation District

Welcome to Lake Minnetonka

2011 Lake Minnetonka - Vern Whitten Photography 2011 Lake Minnetonka - Vern Whitten Photography 2011 Lake Minnetonka - Vern Whitten Photography

Preserving and Enhancing the Lake Minnetonka Experience since 1967

The Lake Minnetonka Conservation District (LMCD) brings together 14 different cities, two counties, and many state and local agencies to protect, preserve and enhance Lake Minnetonka’s environment, economy and vitality. We are one, uniform, coordinating body that cares for and regulates one of Minnesota’s most important resources in a way that is consistent across all jurisdictions, representing all stakeholders. Lake Minnetonka is a unique asset requiring unique governance. Learn more about the LMCD’s mission and strategic plan HERE and highlights of the organization’s history HERE.

Frequently Visited

Road and Bridge Construction

Report VegetationWater Levels
COVID-19 & BoatingOwn Your WakeTop Ten Summer Offenses

Hot Topics

Office Closed January 18th, 2020

In observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, the LMCD office will be
closed Monday, January 18th. The office will re-open at 8:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 19th.

COVID-19 Outdoor Recreation Updates- December 16, 2020

On December 16, 2020, Governor Walz extended and modified Executive Order 20-99. Indoor social activity is limited to gatherings of a maximum of 10 people with no more than two households. Outdoor social gatherings are limited to a maximum of 15 people with no more than three Read More

Ice Safety Reminders

Minnesota DNR Ice Thickness Minimum Guidelines

Before heading out on the Lake this winter, please review the following important ice safety information. Ice thickness and strength can vary drastically over the same body of water Read More

Save the Lake Fall Fund Drive

Couple sitting on dock by lake


Summer has come and gone in the blink of an eye. After
an incredibly busy season on the water, we really need your help!
Can you give the gift of a Read More

Hot Topic Archive

See past posts HERE.


Board Meeting

January 13, 2021- 6:30pm VIRTUAL

AIS Task Force

November 13, 2020 – CANCELLED

Save the Lake Committee

January 12, 2021 – 5:00pm

Communications Committee

January 28, 2021 – 9:00am

Nominating Committee

January 26, 2021 – 9:00am