The following wild rice beds have been identified as priorities in partnership with tribal members and the State of Minnesota. These rice beds are regulated by the MN. DNR.
These wild rice beds will be monitored intensively. For information contact the appropriate Tribal Office or the MN. Dept. Of Natural Resources.
MILLE LACS BAND (phone: 320-532-4181)
Deerwood in Crow Wing County
Sandy Lake Flowage in Aitkin County
Hay Creek in Pine County
WHITE EARTH BAND (phone: 218-983-3285)
Height of Land
Little Round in Becker County
Ottertail River in Ottertail County
Crow Wing River in Crow Wing County
BOIS FORTE BAND (phone: 218-757-3261)
FOND DU LAC BAND (phone: 218-879-1494)
GRAND PORTAGE BAND (phone: 218-475-2277)
Big & Little Rice
St Louis and Vermillion Rivers in St. Louis County
Kettle' Island and Moose Horn River in Carlton County
Stony and Isabella Rivers in Lake County
LEECH LAKE BAND (phone: 800-442-3942 or 218-335-8240)
ALL RESERVATION BORDER LAKES - Call for information.