[Return to USGS in Minnesota Homepage]

Water Resources Data in Minnesota

Water Year 2004 Annual Report

By G.B. Mitton, K.G. Guttormson, G.W. Stratton, and E.S. Wakeman

Water-Data Report MN-04-1

Most files below are in .pdf format. You'll need Adobe Acrobat Reader to view them.

Click here ACROBAT READER to download Adobe Acrobat.

You can download this entire report [7.0 mb] in a printable format, or you can view it in the indexed format that follows


The Water Resources Discipline of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), in cooperation with State and Local agencies, obtains water resources data in Minnesota each year. Data for the 2004 water year includes records of stage, discharge, ground-water levels, and water quality of streams and groundwater wells. Included are 110 stream-gaging stations; stage for 12 lakes and reservoirs; water quality for 12 stream-gaging stations; peak flow data for 87 high-flow partial-record stations; and water levels for 2 groundwater wells.








St. Lawrence River Basin

Streams Tributary to Lake Superior
04010500 Pigeon River at Middle Falls, near Grand Portage
04010520 Hollow Rock Creek near Red Rock
04010528 Reservation River near Grand Portage
04015330 Knife River near Two Harbors
04024000 St. Louis River at Scanlon

Hudson Bay Basin

Red River of the North Basin
05030500 Otter Tail River near Elizabeth
05046000 Otter Tail River below Orwell Dam, near Fergus Falls
05049995 Mud Lake above White Rock Dam near White Rock, SD
05050000 Bois de Sioux River near White Rock, SD
05051300 Bois de Sioux River near Doran
05051500 Red River of the North at Wahpeton, ND
05051522 Red River of the North at Hickson, ND
05054000 Red River of the North at Fargo, ND
05061000 Buffalo River near Hawley
05061500 South Branch Buffalo River at Sabin
05062000 Buffalo River near Dilworth
05062500 Wild Rice River at Twin Valley
05064000 Wild Rice River at Hendrum
05064500 Red River of the North at Halstad
05067500 Marsh River near Shelly
05069000 Sand Hill River at Climax
05073500 Upper Red Lake at Waskish
05073650 Lower Red Lake at Battle River mouth near Saum
05074000 Lower Red Lake near Red Lake
05074500 Red Lake River near Red Lake
05076000 Thief River near Thief River Falls
05078000 Clearwater River at Plummer
05078230 Lost River at Oklee
05078470 Judicial Ditch 64 near Mentor
Rainy River Basin

05124480 Kawishiwi River near Ely

Upper Mississippi River Basin

Upper Mississippi River Main Stem

05200510 Mississippi River near Bemidji
05211000 Mississippi River at Grand Rapids
05212700 Prairie River near Taconite
05227500 Mississippi River at Aitkin
05242300 Mississippi River at Brainerd
05243300 Long Lost Lake, Southwest Bay, near Zerkel
05243725 Straight River near Park Rapids
05244000 Crow Wing River at Nimrod
05245100 Long Prairie River at Long Prairie
05247500 Crow Wing River near Pillager
05267000 Mississippi River near Royalton
05270500 Sauk River near St. Cloud
05270700 Mississippi River at St. Cloud
05275000 Elk River near Big Lake
05280000 Crow River at Rockford
05284000 Mille Lacs Lake (head of Rum River) at Cove Bay near Onamia
05284305 Seguchie Creek at Holt Lake Outlet near Garrison
05286000 Rum River near St. Francis
05287890 Elm Creek near Champlin
Minnesota River Basin

05291000 Whetstone River near Big Stone City, SD
05292000 Minnesota River at Ortonville
05293000 Yellow Bank River near Odessa
05294000 Pomme de Terre River at Appleton
05300000 Lac qui Parle River near Lac qui Parle
05301000 Minnesota River near Lac qui Parle
05304500 Chippewa River near Milan
05311000 Minnesota River at Montevideo
05313500 Yellow Medicine river near Granite Falls
05315000 Redwood River near Marshall
05316500 Redwood River near Redwood Falls
05316580 Minnesota River at Morton
05317000 Cottonwood River near New Ulm
05317200 Little Cottonwood River near Courtland
05319500 Watonwan River near Garden City
05320000 Blue Earth River near Rapidan
05320270 Little Cobb River near Beauford
Upper Mississippi River Main Stem

05331000 Mississippi River at St. Paul
05331580 Mississippi River below Lock and Dam 2, at Hastings
St. Croix River Basin

05336700 Kettle River below Sandstone
05338500 Snake River near Pine City
05340500 St. Croix River at St. Croix Falls, WI
Upper Mississippi River Main Stem

05344500 Mississippi River at Prescott, WI
05344850 Sturgeon Lake, West Side, at Prairie Island
05345000 Vermillion River near Empire
05346050 Clear Lake, East Side, at Prairie Island
05353800 Straight River near Faribault
05355200 Cannon River at Welch
05372995 South Fork Zumbro River at Rochester
05378500 Mississippi River at Winona
05383950 Root River near Pilot Mound
05385000 Root River near Houston
05457000 Cedar River near Austin
05476000 Des Moines River at Jackson



Glacial Ridge Groundwater Water Quality

Glacial Ridge Surface-Water Water Quality

Grand Portage Water Quality

Highway 169 - Seguchie Creek Water Quality

Highway 169 - Wetland Water Quality

Amphibian Research

Decorah Shale Study

Rain Garden Study

Mercury Flux Study

Landscape Indicator Study

Mercury Cycling in Voyageurs Park

Beltrami County Ground Water Well

Morrison County Ground Water Well


[Return to USGS in Minnesota Homepage]

U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey
Persistent URL:
Page Contact Information: Contact USGS
Last modified: Friday, January 11 2013, 08:13:51 PM
FirstGov button  Take Pride in America button