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WATERS (GEOGRAPHICAL FEATURES)

See also AQUAPLANES; AQUATIC PLANTS; BEACHES; BOATS AND BOATING; CLEAN WATER PARTNERSHIP PROGRAM; DAMS; DIKES; FISH AND FISHING; FLOODS; NAVIGATION; SHIPPING; VESSELS (BOATS)

Aquaculture, see Waters under AQUACULTURE

Aquifers, see AQUIFERS

Archaeological or historic sites in, preservation, Minn. Statutes 2005 138.40

Artificial watercourses, see ARTIFICIAL WATERCOURSES

Boundary Waters Canoe Area, see BOUNDARY WATERS CANOE AREA

Boundary waters

Canada, see INTERNATIONAL WATERS

Courts, jurisdiction, Minn. Statutes 2005 1.02, 2005 97A.235, 2005 484.02

Duties, imposts, and tolls forbidden, Minn. Const. art 2 s 2

Fishing

Commercial fishing, Minn. Statutes 2005 97C.811

Dark house or fish house licenses, Minn. Statutes 2005 97C.355

Natural Resources Department, powers, Minn. Statutes 2005 97A.045

Rough fish, removal, Minn. Statutes 2005 97C.045

Rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2005 97A.045

Sturgeon and paddlefish, Minn. Statutes 2005 97C.411

Walleye and northern pike, limits, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2005 97C.401

Ice, driving on, generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 169.02, 2005 169.13

International waters, see INTERNATIONAL WATERS

Interstate bridges, Minn. Statutes 2005 160.02, 2005 165.07

Iowa, Minn. Statutes 2005 97A.235, 2005 97C.045

Jurisdiction of state, Minn. Statutes 2005 1.01

Michigan, Minn. Statutes 2005 97A.235

North Dakota, see Boundary waters under NORTH DAKOTA

South Dakota, see Boundary waters with Minnesota under SOUTH DAKOTA

Statutory cities, ferries, Minn. Statutes 2005 218.011, 2005 412.221, 2005 441.26

Wisconsin, Minn. Statutes 2005 85.33, 2005 97C.045, 2005 103F.351

Bridges, see BRIDGES (STRUCTURES)

Definitions

Agricultural chemical response and reimbursement, Minn. Statutes 2005 18E.02

Local water management, Minn. Statutes 2005 103B.305

Water Law, Minn. Statutes 2005 103A.301

Experimental waters, designation

Critical natural habitat, Minn. Statutes 2005 84.944

Exemptions from rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2005 14.386

Natural Resources Department, powers, Minn. Statutes 2005 97C.001

Grassed waterways, farms, flood or snow damage, agricultural improvement loans, refinancing of existing debt, Minn. Statutes 2005 41B.043

Great Lakes Commission, diverting, Minn. Statutes 2005 1.21

Groundwater, see GROUNDWATER

Ice, see Bodies of water under ICE

Inland waters

Submerged logs in, recovering, Minn. Statutes 2005 103G.650

International waters, see INTERNATIONAL WATERS

Jurisdiction

Boundary rivers, Minn. Const. art 2 s 2

Questions of water policy, Minn. Statutes 2005 103A.305

Lakes and ponds, see LAKES AND PONDS

Lands under, water highways

Eminent domain, Minn. Statutes 2005 458.20, 2005 458.22, 2005 458.23

Land, using as, Minn. Statutes 2005 458.21

Lawsuits

Low-water mark, stipulation, Minn. Statutes 2005 103G.411

Statutes of limitations, Minn. Statutes 2005 103G.561

Management

Forest resource management, Minn. Statutes 2005 89A.01 to 2005 89A.11

Water surface use ordinances, Minn. Statutes 2005 86B.205

Meandered waters, see MEANDERED WATERS

Minerals under, Minn. Statutes 2005 93.06

Names

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 83A.06, 2005 83A.07

Petition, Minn. Statutes 2005 83A.05, 2005 83A.06

Natural Resources Department, authority, Minn. Statutes 2005 84.027

Navigability, lawsuits about, Minn. Statutes 2005 103G.411, 2005 103G.561

Navigable, see NAVIGABLE WATERS

Notices about, unsafe ice, Minn. Statutes 2005 86B.106

Park districts, duties, generally, Minn. Statutes 2005 398.07

Petitions, names, changing, Minn. Statutes 2005 83A.05 to 2005 83A.07

Policy of state, Minn. Statutes 2005 103A.201, 2005 103A.211

Private waters used for public recreation, Minn. Statutes 2005 604A.20 to 2005 604A.27

Public access sites, see WATER ACCESS SITES

Public highways, exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2005 221.011

Public waters, see PUBLIC WATERS

Rivers and streams, see RIVERS AND STREAMS

Scenic watercourses, Minn. Statutes 2005 373.27

Special management waters

Designation, Minn. Statutes 2005 14.386, 2005 97C.001, 2005 97C.005

Statutes of limitations

Lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2005 103G.561

Water levels, maintenance at dams, Minn. Statutes 2005 541.115

Trapping near water, Minn. Statutes 2005 97B.945

Violations and penalties

Ice, careless or reckless driving on, Minn. Statutes 2005 169.13

Water basins, see WATER BASINS

Water levels

High water mark, public waters, Minn. Statutes 2005 103G.005, 2005 103G.401

Lakes and ponds, see Water levels under LAKES AND PONDS

Lawsuits, statutes of limitations, Minn. Statutes 2005 103G.561

Low-water mark, stipulation, Minn. Statutes 2005 103G.411

Maintenance at dams, statutes of limitations, Minn. Statutes 2005 541.115

Specific bodies of water, see specific index headings

Water and Soil Resources Board, interventions, Minn. Statutes 2005 103A.305

Water basins, protective elevation, Minn. Statutes 2005 103G.285

Waters of the state, see WATERS OF THE STATE