St. Louis County is the local government unit (LGU) responsible for administration and enforcement of the Wetland Conservation Act outside the municipalities (cities).
Landowners considering any construction or alteration within wetland areas should contact the St. Louis County Planning and Community Development Department or whoever the LGU is for their jurisdiction. Please see the wetland regional agency contact list for more information.
To learn more about the Wetland Conservation Act (WCA).
1 Floodplain Forest 1-2 Seasonally Saturated Basin
3-5 Open Water 6 Shrub Carr
7 Hardwood-Coniferous Swamp 8 Open - Conferous Bog
Click the link above to access the County Land Explorer then navigate to the 'Environmental' theme menu in the upper right portion of the screen.
Land Use Videos
Wetland Identification Video
Wetland Sequencing Video
Administration of Zoning-Towns
Avoidance & Minimization
SLC Comp. Water Mgmt Plan
US Corps of Engineers
County Seat: St. Louis County Court House, 100 North 5th Avenue West, Duluth, MN 55802
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