Little Sioux River

Little Sioux River

The Little Sioux River watershed covers 1,812,406 acres in southwestern Minnesota. Its small prairie streams flow through the southern portions of Nobles and Jackson counties and into Iowa. Land use in this watershed is primarily agriculture, with most land in row crop production.

    What's being done

    Monitoring and assessment

    Strategies for restoration and protection

    Water quality model supporting documents

    More information


    • Watershed project manager Paul Wymar, 507-476-4282