Position Opening


The Watershed District is currently accepting applications for an Environmental/Feedlot Specialist.  Deadline to apply is October 29th.


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Office Location:  Courthouse, 600 W 6th Street, #7  Madison, MN  56256

Office Hours:  8:30 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.  Monday through Friday

Office Phone:  320.598.3117



District meeting:  ​1st tuesday of the month



NEXT REGULAR BOARD MEETING DATE:
wednesday, November 3, 2021 @ 4:30 p.m.  Meeting location: LqP Commissioners room (3rd floor of courthouse in Madison).  Meeting will also be conducted virtually ViA Zoom, please call 320-598-3117 for access information. 




A new Watershed Management Plan for the Lac qui Parle - Yellow Bank Watershed is beginning development.  Please take a moment to provide input on priority water management issues you feel are important in our watershed by filling out the survey below.


Priority Issue Survey

​​​​Lac qui Parle Yellow Bank Watershed District

2021 Photography contest is now open!



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The MPCA is seeking citizen lake and stream monitoring volunteers.  

This could be an opportunity for you to have an impact on protecting and improving your favorite lake or stream.  Click here for links with more information on volunteering and how to sign up.


Del Clark Lake Sediment Retention Basins


Click on the photos below to view a time lapse of sediment retention basins that will filter pollutants prior to reaching the lake and help protect the status of Del Clark as a lake in full support of aquatic recreational use.  These projects were completed in June, 2021 with the aid of a Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources Clean Water Fund grant.

The Lac qui Parle-Yellow Bank Watershed District's Mission is to: 
Serve as a partner in water planning and management with the State Agencies, Counties, Cities, & Soil & Water Conservation Districts, and assist with the management of water quality and quantity within the Lac qui Parle-Yellow Bank Watershed boundaries.

Lac qui Parle - Yellow Bank One Watershed One Plan