- Beginning May 26, 2020 -

The Wild Rice Watershed District Office is now open to limited public traffic.

It is recommended to call prior to visiting to ensure that staff will be in the office at the time of your visit.  If staff is assisting another customer, please refrain from entering the building until that customer has exited.

Staff remains available to answer questions or address concerns during regular business hours by email or calling 218-784-5501.

Permit applications remain available on our website or can be mailed upon request.

Welcome to Wild Rice
Watershed District

The Wild Rice Watershed District exists to manage water flow in the drainage area of the Wild Rice River in northwestern Minnesota. The Wild Rice Watershed District includes areas of Norman, Mahnomen, Clay, Polk, Clearwater, and Becker counties. 

The Wild Rice Watershed District:

The Wild Rice Watershed District is here to help farmers, ranchers, and citizens with water control. For more information about what the Wild Rice Watershed District can provide, browse our web site or call us at 218.784.5501.