Subdivision 1. Applicability.
The definitions in this section apply to sections
Subd. 2. Commissioner.
"Commissioner" means the commissioner of natural resources.
Subd. 3. Municipality.
"Municipality" means a statutory or home rule charter city.
Subd. 4. Shoreland.
"Shoreland" means land located within the following distances from the
ordinary high water elevation of public waters:
(1) land within 1,000 feet from the normal high watermark of a lake, pond, or flowage; and
(2) land within 300 feet of a river or stream or the landward side of a floodplain delineated
by ordinance on the river or stream, whichever is greater.
History: 1990 c 391 art 6 s 26; 2002 c 393 s 44; 2006 c 212 art 3 s 6