White Bear Lake nears record low

White Bear Lake’s water level is hovering just above the lake’s record low point, exposing acres of sand once covered by shallow water.

Read an Oct. 1 Star Tribune article about the problem, the municipal pumping that the U.S. Geological Survey thinks is a major cause, and some of the proposals for filling the lake again. Read a June Freshwater newsletter article about the issue.


Tags: ,

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: