Indian Creek

Author: 
Win Grundmeier
Issue Date: 
Fall 2007

Geologic, cultural and economic history of Indian Creek area. Description of changes in natural features as the process of development affects a wildlife habitat. Flooding effects on land use and the process of land reclamation by dike building. Preservation of habitat by forming Rasmussen Woods Nature Area and Indian Lake Conservation Area.

Key Word Search Terms: 
Indian Creek. Indian Lake. Rasmussen Nature Center. LeSueur River. Slough. Front Street. Wildlife habitat. Dewy Street. Milwaukee Railroad. Omaha Railroad. Northwestern Railroad. Flooding. Hobo Jungles. Poiplar Street.
Decade: 
2000-2009