Current Conditions
Sand Hill River near Climax, Minnesota

(Source: USGS and NWS)

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Regular Meetings

First Tuesday of every month - Board of Managers Meeting. Click here to view our minutes.

Second Tuesday of every month - Project Team Meeting. Click here to view the project team minutes.

Third Tuesday of every month - RRWMB Meeting.

download ApplicationSand Hill River Watershed District Permit Application

List of agencies that may also require a permit:

Minnesota Department of Natural Resources:

County Planning and Zoning Office:

      • Polk County Planning and Zoning Office - 218-281-5700
      • Mahnomen County Planning and Zoning Office -  218-935-5639
      • Norman County Planning and Zoning Office - 218-784-5493

US Fish and Wildlife:

      • Ryan Frohling - 218-844-3402

US Army Corp of Engineers:

      • Polk County and Norman County – Larry Puchalski - 651-290-5339
      • Mahnomen County - Evan Ingebrigtson - 651-290-5765
        General Information -  (800) 290-5847 ext. 5525

MN Board of Water and Soil Resources (BWSR):

Natural Resource Conservation Service:

Soil and Water Conservation Districts:

Wetland Conservation Act Contacts:

Minnesota Pollution Control Agency:

      • Stormwater and Construction Permits 800-646-6247

Feed Lot permits: