Nine Mile Creek Watershed District
Understanding Our Urban Watershed
The Nine Mile Creek Watershed District is approximately 50 square miles and encompasses the land area draining to Nine Mile Creek. We serve the residents, property-owners and visitors of the cities in our district: Bloomington, Eden Prairie, Edina, Hopkins, Minnetonka, and Richfield.
The Watershed Today
Our Rich History
Explore Our Lakes and Creeks
Are You in the Watershed?
Your Role in the Watershed
Every one lives in a watershed, and we all have a role in protecting our water resources. Small and incremental actions can add up to big effects on the health of our lakes and creeks.
How Can I Help?
9 Mile Creek
9 Mile Creek Discovery Point
Discovery Point is our headquarters and a unique educational facility. Visitors learn best practices in water management and conservation in a wooded setting. The 5.3 acre, wooded site connects to walking trails and a wetland.
Around Discovery Point
What Is Discovery Point?
Inside Discovery Point
Map & Directions
What's Happening in the Watershed?
The Nine Mile Creek Watershed District is committed to protecting and preserving the water resources of the Nine Mile Creek Watershed. Every year, staff and volunteers take part in activities reaching out to our community.
Lake and Creek Monitoring
News & Announcements
The Nine Mile Creek Watershed District, through the efforts of our staff, board, advisory committees, consulting engineers, and partners, works to protect and preserve the water resources of the Nine Mile Creek Watershed.
Board of Managers
Citizen Advisory Committee
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Photograpy by: Ryan Gottsleben (2014)