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As the summer season winds down, the CLIA Board is busy thinking about plans for next year. You can help by giving us your feedback. Here is our question: How was the Crystal Lake summer…

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2021 Gill Net Survey Results

2021 Gill Net Survey Results are IN! What is happening to the fish in Crystal Lake? Well, the DNR gill net survey happens every 4 years evaluate the status and determine stocking needs. You can…

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Eurasian Watermilfoil Inspection Completed

The City of Burnsville hires a consulting firm to complete an annual survey of weed status on Crystal Lake. Here’ is a map of the Eurasian Watermilfoil survey completed this year. The City and the…

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Yellow Flag Iris

Dear Resident,  City of Burnsville staff recently observed several populations of an invasive plant – Yellow Flag Iris – on the shoreline of Crystal lake within Crystal Lake West Park. While many invasive species (such…

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Who does what when it comes to lake weeds?

Lake weeds can be frustrating and a mystery when it comes to who takes care of what.  Here is a quick overview to untangle the weed confusion. What are the lake issues? We have two…

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What does Wikipedia say about OUR Crystal Lake?

Crystal Lake is a lake in Burnsville, Dakota County, Minnesota. The lake is a primary source of recreation for the city of Burnsville and the surrounding area. Crystal Beach Park[1] , Crystal Lake West Park[2] and Tyacke Park[3] all have coastline along…

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