Minnesota River Basin Water Quality Monitoring

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State and federal agencies and local groups have collected water quality data at many locations and at various times throughout the Minnesota River Basin over the past thirty years. Over the past few years, data collected by multiple agencies and organizations have been assembled and presented in the State of the Minnesota River Reports. The monitoring data in the reports allow a relative comparison between the mainstem Minnesota River sites as well as the major and minor tributaries in the Minnesota River Basin.

Who monitors water quality in the Minnesota River Basin? Monitoring Agencies

What kind of monitoring? Monitoring Types

What do they monitor for? Monitoring Focus

Where are the monitoring sites? Monitoring Locations List

Where can I access water quality data?  Monitoring Data