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WE WANT YOUR FEEDBACK!

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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