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Welcome to Bois de Sioux Watershed District!

Office Hours

  • Staff are available during regular office hours, Monday thru Friday, 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM at 320/563-4185. Currently, there are no delays to permit processing or responding to drainage ditch issues.

    Our 2021 Budgets are described here and here.


Our meetings

The Bois de Sioux Watershed District Board of Managers meets regularly on the third Thursday of each month, generally for a half of a day starting at 8:00 a.m. April through October and at 9:00 a.m. November through March in the District conference room. The public is welcome! .

Click Here for Meeting Notices 

Big lake eaw

A Public Notice has been published to notify thepublic of the availability of the Environmental Assessment Worksheet for the Big Lake Project.

Click Here for the Public Notice

LIDAR Map Portal

Looking for topographical and watershed map information?

And here are some instructions on how to use the portal.


Grant money received!

clean water fund logoThe BDSWD proudly thanks the Clean Water Fund for the grant opportunites to fund Traverse County Ditch #37, Wilkin County Ditch #8, One Watershed One Plan, Wilkin County Ditch #9, Judicial Ditch #11, Judicial Ditch #6, and Lake Traverse Water Quality Improvement Project Phases 1 and 2.

For more information, click here.