Lake Titloe

Lake Titloe

News pertaining to Lake Titloe and the Lake Titloe Watershed.

A proposed project plan on how to “cleanup” Lake Titloe’s watershed was approved last month by the State’s Board of Water and Soil Resources (BWSR). In April, the State of Minnesota approved a bonding bill which included $475,000 worth...
State Representative Terry Morrow said he was very disappointed to learn that one of the items Governor Pawlenty vetoed in the Environment and Energy Omnibus Bill was a proposal for clean-up efforts at Lake Titloe. State Senator Kathy Sheran...
How much are two ditches flowing into Lake Titloe contributing to its poor water quality? That is a question geologists from Minnesota State University, Mankato (MSU) have tried to answer. Funded by a Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) grant,...
State Representative Terry Morrow said he was very pleased to learn on Monday that the bill he co-authored for clean-up efforts at Lake Titloe was included in the House Capital Investment Bill. Over the past years, the quality of...
Although one pot of money for the Lake Titloe clean-up efforts has dried up, some money for the project still remains in another bill. State Rep. Terry Morrow said last week that Governor Pawlenty vetoed the bonding bill, which...
An effort to improve the water quality in Lake Titloe continues. Gaylord City Council members and Sibley County Commissioners recently heard a presentation about the water quality issues with the lake. Testing by a Minnesota State University -...
Will it support fish? Will it support waterfowl? Will it support recreational swimming? Those are the questions that will be answered following several series of tests planned for Lake Titloe in upcoming months. Bryce Hoppie, a geologist from Minnesota State...

Big Birds!

A flock of more than 200 pelicans has made Lake Titloe its home in recent weeks. Each morning, the birds team up and swim near the lake’s shoreline in search of fish. The picture above can...
The City Council, last week, took another step in its effort to try to clean up Lake Titloe. The City Council unanimously approved seeking engineering proposals to replace the Lake Titloe dam. Greg DeVries, a member of the Lake Titloe...
The Minnesota House Capital Investment Committee released its 2008 bonding package on Monday, proposing just over $950 million for state and regional work projects. Two area projects were included in the bonding package, funding for the Lake Titloe watershed...