Shoreline Alterations: Ice Ridges

Property owners occasionally return to their cabins in the spring only to discover they are dealing with property damage caused by a phenomenon called “ice heaving” or “ice jacking”. This powerful natural force forms a feature along the shoreline known as an “ice...

Phragmites in the Chisago Chain of Lakes

WHAT IS PHRAGMITES (PRONOUNCED FRAG-MITEZ) Phragmites is an invasive, or a “non-native,” semi-aquatic perennial grass that came to North America in the 1700’s to early 1800’s. It is known as “Common Reed.” It is tall (reaching up to 15 feet) and densely...

Lamba EOS Decontamination Unit

The Lamba EOS decontamination unit was at Little Green lake landing July 6th. Below is a description of where the unit will be located and how it is used. Decontamination In 2015, Chisago County purchased a Lambda EOS decontamination unit. The decontamination unit is...

Discovery Farms MN

Here is the link that was mentioned on Minnesota bound. The website contains really good resources on water conservation and helping farmers learn how to help our waterways. DiscoveryFarmsMN.org