3.4 Ecological Integrity
- The subwatershed includes several
sites identified as having biodiversity significance or that are Regionally
Significant Ecological Areas.
Wetlands with high ecological and habitat value are present and
those wetlands and associated upland areas should be conserved to conserve
their values, create larger areas of ecological value, and connect
- The Lake Minnetonka
fishery is an exceptional regional resource and is regularly surveyed and
actively managed by the DNR.
- Eurasian water milfoil is present in most
of the bays of Lake
- No systematic aquatic plant survey
data is available for these lakes.