|Elevation Change||232 ft|
|Watershed size||5.8 sq miles|
|# of cities in watershed||2|
|# of lake connected||0|
|# of monitoring sites||5|
|# of parks||3|
|Impairment listing||Turbidity, Fish|
|Common fish||Brook Stickleback, Northern Fathead Minnow|
|Invasive species||Reed Canary Grass, Buckthorn|
For more information about waterbody impairments, visit the Minnesota's Impaired Waters List webpage managed by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency.
Bluff Creek Factsheet
Learn more about the Bluff Creek SubwatershedBluff Creek Factsheet
This project will provide an ecologically diverse stream reach that significantly reduces streambank erosion, provides diverse habitat layers, improves the ecological functions, and enhances the public’s access and their understanding of why stable stream systems are important while providing improved inspection and maintenance access along a portion of Bluff Creek.
The Pioneer Trail Wetland Restoration Project will restore wetland and upland habitats on seven acres of land owned by the Riley Purgatory Bluff Creek Watershed District. The wetland drains into Bluff Creek.
Get information about location, fishing regulations, water access sites and more.
MPCA Surface Water Data
Find historical lake and stream water quality data.
View and download information on lakes, rivers, streams, rain gauges