• serve the residents of the District
  • wisely and judiciously managing water resources
  • sustaining and enhancing social, economic, natural resources

Current River Levels

Current Conditions
Sand Hill River near Climax, Minnesota (Source: USGS and NWS)

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Board of managers

The board of managers meets the first Tuesday of every month. The district posts the minutes of each meeting monthly. The next board meeting is scheduled for March 6, 2018 at 8 AM.

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Red River watershed

Eight watershed districts within the Red River Valley form the RRWMB, including the Sand Hill River Watershed District!

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river recreation

Find opportunities to connect with other paddlers and keep up on the current conditions of the
Sand Hill River.
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Located in the center of the Red River Watershed in Northwest Minnesota, the Sand Hill River Watershed is one of the 10 major watershed in the Red River Basin.

As you navigate our website, you will find valuable resources such as our monthly minutes, riverwatch data, project team agendas or just simply download a ditching permit. This website has been carefully organized to suit your needs; the information you are searching for can be easily found using the menu bar located above.

  • Public Notices:

    Vesledahl/Wetland Banking
    Informational Meeting

    7:00 pm
    March 15, 2018
    Winger Community Center

    Vesledahl Legal Drainage
    Informational Meeting

    7:00 pm
    March 2, 2018
    Winger Community Center

  • Buffer Law

    Need assistance with your buffer? Contact your local SWCD or click here for more information!

  • The Regional Conservation
    Partnership Program (RCPP) is a new, comprehensive and flexible program that uses partnerships to
    stretch and multiply conservation investments and reach
    conservation goals on a regional or watershed scale.

    Click here for more info