Riley Purgatory Bluff Creek Watershed District Approved as GreenCorp Host Site - Applications Open Through June 16
The Minnesota GreenCorps program, coordinated by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency, aims to preserve and protect Minnesota’s environment while training a new generation of environmental professionals. RPBCWD will host a GreenCorp member for the 2022-2023 Program Year.
Wetland Inventory Assessment Notice
This spring/summer, we will be conducting a study to survey the health of wetlands within the District in Minnetonka, Shorewood and Deephaven. You may see staff members in your neighborhood.
Hennepin County Seeking Applicants for 2 Open Seats on RPBCWD Board of Managers
The five-member Board of Managers governs the work of the Riley Purgatory Bluff Creek Watershed District, and is made up of 4 representatives appointed by Hennepin County and 1 by Carver County. We are currently accepting applications for 2 appointments by Hennepin County.
2021 District Reports Now Available
The 2021 Annual Report, Water Resources Report, and Lake Fact Sheets are now available! Catch up with the state of the watershed district in 2021.
Join us for a Shallow Lakes Webinar
Learn more about shallow lakes and their functions and values with Joe Bischoff, a Senior Aquatic Ecologist and Certified Lake Manger with Barr Engineering Co.
District Opens Applications for District Administrator
The Riley Purgatory Bluff Creek Watershed District has opened applications for the District Administrator position. Applications are due April 21st.
District Seeking Summer Water Quality Interns
The District is looking for up to 3 seasonal interns to assist our Water Quality department with the operation and maintenance of a watershed wide monitoring program for lakes and streams.
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