Welcome to the Buffalo-Red River Watershed District

Located in west central Minnesota, the Buffalo-Red Watershed District (BRRWD) is one of the 10 major watersheds in the Red River Basin. As you navigate our website, you will find valuable resources such as our monthly minutes, permit application, and information on the history of the watershed district. This website has been carefully organized to suit your needs; the information you are searching for can be easily accessed using the menu bar located above.

Our next regular Board meeting will be held on Monday, May 10, 2021, at 7:00 PM in Barnesville. Due to the COVID-19 emergency, the meeting will be conducted online in accordance with Minnesota Statutes Annotated Section 13D.021.  The conference line information is:  1-701-404-1699.  Conference ID: 365 708 012#.  If you wish to visit the BRRWD office in person, be aware that visitor screening and social distancing are in effect.

Other upcoming hearings/meetings:
Buffer Hearing for Clay C.D. Nos. 12, 21, 55, 58, and 69-May 13, 2021, at 7:00 PM in Barnesville.
Click here to join the meeting on your computer or mobile Teams app.
Or call in (audio only) +1 701-404-1699,,364729534#   United States, Fargo
Phone Conference ID: 364 729 534#

Click here for BRRWD COVID-19 Preparedness Plan and Appendix.

Click here for our contact information:  Staff  or Managers





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The Board holds regular business meetings in its office at 1303 4th AVE NE, Barnesville, MN, on the second and fourth Monday of each month at 7:00 PM. The office is open Monday-Friday, 8:00 AM-5:00 PM.