103G.231 PROPERTY OWNER'S USE OF PUBLIC WATERS WETLANDS.
Subdivision 1. Agricultural use during drought.
A property owner may use the bed of
public waters wetlands for pasture or cropland during periods of drought if:
(1) dikes, ditches, tile lines, or buildings are not constructed; and
(2) the agricultural use does not result in the drainage of the public waters wetlands.
Subd. 2. Filling public waters wetlands for irrigation booms.
A landowner may fill a
public waters wetland to accommodate wheeled booms on irrigation devices if the fill does
not impede normal drainage.
Subd. 3. Peat mining.
Peat mining, as defined in section
, is permitted subject to the
mine permit and reclamation requirements of sections
, and the rules adopted under
those restrictions, except as provided for in sections
History: 1990 c 391 art 7 s 19; 1991 c 354 art 6 s 13; art 8 s 3