Metropolitan Groundwater Plans (Minnesota)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place Minnesota

Applies to States or Provinces Minnesota
Name Metropolitan Groundwater Plans (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 Local

Program Administrator Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources
Primary Website
Applicable Jurisdiction Opt-in: Metropolitan counties can choose to adopt groundwater plans, a list of counties with plans can be found here:

Last Review 2014-09-15


This section gives metropolitan counties the authority to prepare and adopt groundwater plans, or to grant this responsibility to soil and water conservation districts.

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

Authority 1: Minn. Stat. 103B.255
Date Effective 1992
Date Enacted 1990