Shell Rock River Watershed

Minnesota's Major Watershed Projects

The Shell Rock River begins at Albert Lea Lake in Freeborn County in south-central Minnesota, a few miles from the Iowa border. It flows 113 miles into Iowa, where it enters the Cedar River.

Monitoring and assessment

PDF icon Shell Rock River Monitoring and Assessment Report

PDF icon Shell Rock River Watershed Biotic Stressor Identification Report

Strategy development projects

Information is coming soon.

Implementation activities

Information is coming soon.

Meetings and events

See the TMDL meetings and events for notices of general interest and event-related information on impaired waters/TMDLs.


Information contact

Bill Thompson, MPCA project manager
Minnesota Pollution Control Agency
18 Wood Lake Drive SE, Rochester, MN 55904