Redwood-Cottonwood Rivers Control Area

1241 E. Bridge Street

Redwood Falls, MN 56258

Phone: 507-637-2142 Ext 4

 New Fax: 800-915-3440




  RCRCA/Area 2    Joint Meeting- Thursday, Dec 4th in Marshall, MN


River Levels:

Redwood Gauging Station

Cottonwood Gauging Station


Canoes available for rent - please contact Shawn at our office.




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A local, non-regulatory joint-powers organization working to enhance and protect both the Redwood and Cottonwood Rivers of southern Minnesota.


RCRCA, in cooperation with partner groups and landowners, works to improve water quality, reduce erosion, and enhance recreational opportunities by providing education, outreach, monitoring and technical assistance within the watershed boundaries.

Click on watershed name to see its map.











Thank you for visiting the Redwood-Cottonwood Rivers Control Area website! We hope you enjoy browsing our website and that you find alot of useful information. We look forward to sharing our knowledge and experience in order to help you improve the water quality in your area.