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LMCD Takes New Steps to Address AIS

The Lake Minnetonka Conservation District (LMCD) is taking new steps to identify, prevent, and manage Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) threats on Lake Minnetonka.

On December 12, 2018, the LMCD Board agreed to proceed with Read More

Posted on: January 11th, 2019

Lake Rules for a Safe and Fun Winter

winter pictures on brochureThe 2018-19 Lake Minnetonka Winter Rules brochure is available to view online. Hard copies will also be available at the LMCD, Water Patrol, cities, and various locations Read More

Posted on: January 8th, 2019

Save the Lake Drive–Celebrating 50 Years

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Dear Lake Minnetonka Community Stakeholder:

With your support, the Lake Minnetonka Conservation District (LMCD) has been taking action to protect the legacy of Lake Read More

Posted on: November 30th, 2018

It’s Ice Tweener Time So Be Cautious

It’s Ice Tweener Time–the days-to-weeks transition period between open water and solid freeze. Be extra cautious of unsafe conditions around Lake Minnetonka. While people are already recreating on the ice, be Read More

Posted on: November 30th, 2018

LMCD Office Closed Nov. 22-23

The LMCD Office will be closed November 22-23 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. Regular business hours will resume Monday, November 26 at 8:00 AM.

Have a safe holiday!

Posted on: November 21st, 2018

Summer Lake Safety Actions

Lt. Vnuk, Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office Water Patrol, presents an overview of services and statistics this summer. With support of LMCD Save the Lake funds, water patrol services are dedicated for Lake Minnetonka during peak boating times to ensure Read More

Posted on: October 24th, 2018

Starry Stonewort News from MAISRC

Starry stonewort has recently gained much public attention as Minnesota’s newest aquatic invader. Watch this video from MAISRC to learn more about this invader and current research activities to combat it. For more information, visit their webpage at Read More

Posted on: October 5th, 2018

Solar Lights Being Removed

green solar light on buoyThe solar lights are being removed from the channel buoys for winter storage and maintenance so make sure you are prepared for darker times. The navigation and hazard Read More

Posted on: October 4th, 2018

Late Summer Bummer Vegetation

Lake vegetation changes throughout the summer as well as throughout the years for various reasons. Even native vegetation can become unbalanced and a nuisance by accumulating on shore, clogging propellors, Read More

Posted on: September 13th, 2018

More Ways to Visit With LMCD- Excelsior Apple Day

Visit the LMCD Booth at the Excelsior Apple Day September 22nd, 9am to 6pm. We are celebrating 50 years of activities that protect Lake Minnetonka and all those who enjoy it. Read More

Posted on: September 7th, 2018

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