Natural Resources

Natural Resources, a division of the Public Works Department, is comprised of three major areas of responsibility: forestry, water resources, and erosion control. Working together with other city divisions, Natural Resources assists with policies, management, and preservation of the city’s trees, landscapes, lakes, and ponds.

Erosion Control


Water Resources 

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  1. Interested in Our Stormwater System?

    Dive into how the City of Apple Valley manages its stormwater system and how we work to protect our local lakes and wetlands. Read on...
  2. Curbside Pick-up and Drop Off for Tree Debris

    The city is working hard to assess damage and clean debris from the Sept. 17 storm. In addition, the following residential clean-up services are available. Read on...
  3. Outdoor Warning Siren System Activation

    The Dakota Communications Center (DCC) manages the outdoor warning siren systems for the cities within Dakota County. Read on about weather siren system...
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