Welcome to the Comfort Lake - Forest Lake Watershed District
The Comfort Lake - Forest Lake Watershed District (CLFLWD) encompasses roughly 47 square miles in northern Washington County and southern Chisago County, including the Cities of Chisago City, Forest Lake, Scandia, and Wyoming. The watershed outlets to the northwest to the Sunrise River, which flows northeast through Chisago County before discharging to the St. Croix River.
Flowering Rush Treatment on Forest Lake on August 31
The second of two rounds of flowering rush herbicide treatment will occur on August 31, 2016. These treatments will be carried out along the shorelines via backpack sprayers, and off shore via boat sprayers. The combined acreage of all treatment areas totals 36 acres. More information, including a map of the treatment areas, copy of public notice and herbicide information can be found here.
Mark your calendar for the 2016 Clean Water Summit
The 2016 Clean Water Summit will feature up-to-date knowledge and research in green infrastructure practices for redevelopment and retrofit sites, with a focus on innovation in project planning, developing partnerships, engaging community, design and installation, monitoring, and operations and maintenance that optimizes performance.
Date: Thursday, September 22, 2016
Time: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Location: Minnesota Landscape Arboretum - MacMillan Auditorium