Boundary Waters Canoe Area (Minnesota)

From Open Energy Information

Last modified on February 12, 2015.

EZFeed Policy

Place Minnesota

Name Boundary Waters Canoe Area (Minnesota)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Environmental Regulations
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Wave Energy, Wind energy
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator Department of Natural Resources
Primary Website

Last Review 2014-09-15

Information Source


The Boundary Waters Canoe Area occupies a large section of northern Minnesota, and is preserved as a primitive wilderness area. Construction and new development is prohibited. A map of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area can be found here:

Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: Minn. Stat. 84.03
Date Enacted 2008

Authority 2: Minnesota Administrative Rules 6140