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MEDIA & STORIES

AUDIO STORIES

 

New effort aims to hold back water to slow ‘flashy’ Minnesota rivers (MPR) 
https://www.mprnews.org/story/2021/07/23/new-effort-aims-to-hold-back-water-to-slow-flashy-minn-rivers

Mark Bosacker – Muddying the Waters (MPR)

http://news.minnesota.publicradio.org/features/2004/08/03_steilm_lasueursediment/

 

Pat Duncanson – Farming near the Cobb River, Minnesota

https://museumonmainstreet.org/content/farming-near-cobb-river-minnesota-pat-duncanson

 

Don & Becky Waskosky - Washouts on the Le Sueur River

https://museumonmainstreet.org/content/washouts-le-sueur-becky-and-don-waskosky
 

 

VIDEOS

Le Sueur River
 

Le Sueur River Watershed Network - Development
By: Anne Queenan
https://vimeo.com/59181313
 

Le Sueur River Watershed Network – Overview
By: Anne Queenan
https://vimeo.com/user9626004
 

Le Sueur River Watershed Network - Recommendations
By: Anne Queenan
https://vimeo.com/user9626004
 

Le Sueur River Bank Erosion

By: Minnesota State University, Mankato, Water Resources Center 

https://lesueurriverwaters.wixsite.com/29821e65-e560-49bf-8252-a63a9c129f76

Le Sueur River Bluff Failure

By: Bruce Call
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2b9C6pT5bHc

Le Sueur River Ice out – drone imagery

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=stcVtnj6PDA

 

Spring Ice Melt on the Big Cobb River near Good Thunder (3-2011)

https://vimeo.com/21244813

Le Sueur River – High Water viewed from house near Mankato (7-2010)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wxo_aJDKRdc

 

Le Sueur River Story

https://vimeo.com/59181313

PADDLING VIDEOS

 

Le Sueur River

Le Sueur River by Jet Boat

By:  FiveOhSeven

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6FXLzrXeTLI

Kayak on the Le Sueur River (7-2012)

By: Mike Schoen

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DJqfS-MyHrw

Paddling Le Sueur River  (8-2020)
By: Gary Westcott

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-cphvQwrZQI

Paddling the Le Sueur River (9-6-15)

By: Russell Sabo

Highway 41 to Highway 22. The level at the bridge gauge was 3 feet. 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kq89-Z215As

Paddling Big Cobb River

 

Big Cobb River - 3ft, 10 in. bridge gauge (9/13/15)

By: Russell Sabo

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aF1qtemUPgU

Kayaking Big Cobb River – 2 feet bridge gauge (6-24-12)
By: Russell Sabo

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yo38Cc1Lgdk

 

Kayaking Big Cobb River – 2 ¼ feet bridge gauge (6-7-15)

County Rd 16 put-in to the County Rd 16 take-out at the Le Sueur River bridge.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wrfGmeAOpzA

 

Kayaking Big Cobb – 4 feet bridge gauge (6-28-15)
By: Russell Sabo

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aTSJojK1HyA

Kayaking Big Cobb – Spring (3-2007)

By: MnktoDave

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=miu53iwxaOE

Paddling Maple River
 

Kayaking Maple River - 3 feet bridge gauge (5-31-15)

By: Russell Sabo

CR 35 bridge to the confluence with the Le Sueur River. 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ALYQac0lnOI

Maple River Kayak Trip – Early Spring (3-15-15)
By: Jim Chimner

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fPsDNZ8O0d8

 

 

PARKS & RECREATION 

 

Red Jacket Trail

By: Joey Witthus

Group of young adults explore the Red Jacket Trail Park.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Re48Hn2oWrA

 

Fatbiking on a Frozen Lake

By: FatbikePete

Fatbikers ride the blue earth and Le Sueur River Bottoms and made their way onto the frozen lakes within the Red Jacket Trail Park.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MZEqo0vgXnw

 

FISHING

 

Lura Lake Largemouths

By: LW Outdoors

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5JSnwgqy9_I&list=PL9W_XQ6UNb8bUvYWsRLZVrgecY137Ytga&index=2

FLOODING

St. Clair Flooding (2010)
By: Brandon Mace

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nk7sSRUmyQk