Communications Resources

Looking for water-friendly content for your newsletter, e-newsletter or website? The MCWD produces a variety of short, informative articles and advertisements that interested parties are free to use.

The MCWD also has a variety of educational videos for use on its YouTube page.

Please let us know if you plan to use an article or have suggestions for future content. 

Spring

Stop the spread of aquatic invasive species (AIS)

Picking up pet waste

Summer

Canoeing Minnehaha Creek

Lawn care for protecting clean water

Gray's Bay Dam / Water levels in Lake Minnetonka and Minnehaha Creek

Fall

Fall lawn care

Winter

Responsible salt use

What happens under the ice during the winter?

Videos and Television Programs

We have a limited number of water-related videos available. Contact us to learn more about the videos we have available. 

Below are a couple resources available on our website:

This six-minute video, written and produced by the Lake Minnetonka Garden Club, highlights the importance of natural shorelines and gives tips on how to naturalize your shoreline. Video production was funded by MCWD's Cynthia Krieg Watershed Stewardship Fund.

MCWD partnered with Minnesota Waters and Twin Cities Public Television to produce 'Minnesota's Lakes at Risk,' a 30-minute program about the impacts of development on our state's most treasured resources. Contact us for a copy of the DVD.