Longfellow Nokomis Messenger

Experts weigh in on problems, suggest solutions

By Russ Henry and Sean Connaughty

While the mighty gush of Minnehaha Falls usually fills the park with a constant roar, the drought of 2022 saw a complete standstill to the water flow through the creek. Similar but less severe droughts stopped the creek flow in 2000, 2009, 2012 and 2021. What does this year hold for the waterfall and winding creek?

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