RED RIVER OF THE NORTH BASIN

                                            05056222  MORRISON LAKE NEAR WEBSTER, ND

LOCATION.--Lat 4815'35", long 9850'48", in NW1/4 sec.11, T.155 N., R.64 W., Ramsey County, Hydrologic Unit 09020201, on
   northwest shoreline of Morrison Lake, and 2 mi southeast of Webster.

DRAINAGE AREA.--501 mi2, approximately.


                                                      GAGE-HEIGHT RECORDS

PERIOD OF RECORD.--March 1985 to current year.

GAGE.--Water-stage recorder. Datum of gage is 1,400.00 ft above sea level.

REMARKS.--Stage frequently affected by wind.

EXTREMES FOR PERIOD OF RECORD.--Maximum gage height recorded, 62.60 ft, Apr. 27-28, 1997; minimum recorded, 53.35 ft, Sept. 17,
   1991.

EXTREMES FOR CURRENT YEAR.--Maximum gage height recorded, 58.62 ft, Oct. 3; minimum recorded, 57.39 ft, June 11.

                                 GAGE HEIGHT, FEET, WATER YEAR OCTOBER 1999 TO SEPTEMBER 2000
                                                       DAILY MEAN VALUES

        DAY       OCT      NOV      DEC      JAN      FEB      MAR      APR      MAY      JUN      JUL      AUG      SEP

          1     58.55    57.86      ---      ---      ---      ---    58.07    57.95    57.74    57.69    57.74    57.69
          2     58.58    58.00      ---      ---      ---      ---    58.06    57.93    57.74    57.65    57.73    57.71
          3     58.60    58.03      ---      ---      ---      ---    58.02    57.93    57.75    57.66    57.72    57.74
          4     58.60    58.02      ---      ---      ---      ---    58.06    57.91    57.74    57.67    57.71    57.74
          5     58.58    57.99      ---      ---      ---      ---    58.04    57.91    57.73    57.72    57.78    57.76

          6     58.56    58.01      ---      ---      ---      ---    58.05    57.94    57.72    57.69    57.79    57.78
          7     58.57    58.02      ---      ---      ---   e58.05    58.08    57.95    57.72    57.71    57.78    57.74
          8     58.52    58.02      ---      ---      ---      ---    58.06    57.90    57.67    57.73    57.75    57.74
          9     58.48    58.00      ---      ---      ---      ---    58.07    57.91    57.63    57.70    57.75    57.73
         10     58.44    57.98      ---      ---      ---      ---    58.08    57.92    57.63    57.69    57.74    57.74

         11     58.42    57.99      ---      ---      ---      ---    58.09    57.92    57.61    57.74    57.71    57.71
         12     58.37    57.99      ---      ---      ---      ---    58.07    57.87    57.64    57.81    57.76    57.71
         13     58.35    57.96      ---      ---      ---      ---    58.11    57.83    57.66    57.79    57.74    57.72
         14     58.35    57.96   e58.00      ---      ---      ---    58.05    57.87    57.65    57.78    57.74    57.71
         15     58.32    57.96      ---      ---      ---      ---    58.09    57.90    57.71    57.76    57.71    57.71

         16     58.27    57.95      ---      ---      ---      ---    58.10    57.91    57.68    57.82    57.69    57.73
         17     58.27    57.96      ---      ---      ---      ---    58.09    57.86    57.71    57.77    57.68    57.73
         18     58.25    57.91      ---      ---      ---      ---    58.09    57.85    57.72    57.77    57.68    57.74
         19     58.22    57.90      ---      ---      ---      ---    58.05    57.86    57.71    57.77    57.66    57.70
         20     58.23    57.99      ---      ---      ---      ---    58.07    57.87    57.69    57.75    57.75    57.65

         21     58.16    58.03      ---      ---      ---      ---    58.06    57.87    57.63    57.77    57.75    57.70
         22     58.15    58.02      ---      ---      ---      ---    58.05    57.85    57.69    57.77    57.74    57.71
         23     58.17   e58.02      ---      ---      ---      ---    58.05    57.81    57.71    57.77    57.73    57.73
         24     58.17      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---    58.03    57.73    57.72    57.78    57.71    57.74
         25     58.13      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---    58.04    57.77    57.72    57.78    57.72    57.76

         26     58.13      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---    58.03    57.76    57.68    57.78    57.69    57.76
         27     58.11      ---      ---      ---      ---      ---    58.00    57.80    57.68    57.79    57.69    57.76
         28     58.11      ---      ---      ---      ---   e58.07    57.98    57.81    57.68    57.79    57.73    57.77
         29     58.12      ---      ---      ---      ---    58.06    57.96    57.81    57.69    57.76    57.73    57.76
         30     58.10      ---      ---      ---      ---    58.09    57.99    57.78    57.69    57.77    57.71    57.76
         31     58.09      ---      ---   e57.96      ---    58.06      ---    57.75      ---    57.75    57.68      ---

        MEAN    58.32    57.98    58.00    57.96      ---    58.07    58.05    57.86    57.69    57.75    57.73    57.73
        MAX     58.60    58.03    58.00    57.96      ---    58.09    58.11    57.95    57.75    57.82    57.79    57.78
        MIN     58.09    57.86    58.00    57.96      ---    58.05    57.96    57.73    57.61    57.65    57.66    57.65

        e  Estimated
        
                                                             WATER-QUALITY RECORDS

PERIOD OF RECORD.--Water year 1993 to current year.

                                 WATER-QUALITY DATA, WATER YEAR OCTOBER 1999 TO SEPTEMBER 2000

                                    DEPTH    DEPTH     SPE-              ANC
                                    TO TOP  TO BOT-   CIFIC    HARD-   UNFLTRD            MAGNE-
                                      OF    TOM OF     CON-    NESS    TIT 4.5  CALCIUM    SIUM,  SODIUM,
                                    SAMPLE   SAMPLE   DUCT-    TOTAL     LAB     DIS-      DIS-    DIS-
                                    INTER-   INTER-   ANCE     (MG/L    (MG/L    SOLVED   SOLVED  SOLVED
                  DATE      TIME   VAL(IN   VAL(IN     LAB      AS       AS      (MG/L    (MG/L    (MG/L    SODIUM
                                   METERS)  METERS)  (US/CM)   CACO3)   CACO3)   AS CA)   AS MG)   AS NA)  PERCENT
                                   (82047)  (82048)  (90095)  (00900)  (90410)  (00915)  (00925)  (00930)  (00932)

              OCT
                18...       1735     .00      .40      853      280      174     49.0     38.0      81.0     37
              FEB
                15...       1715     .60     2.0      1280      430      272     81.0     55.0     120       36
              MAY
                09...       1405     .00     1.7       980      340      217     65.0     42.0      87.0     35
              AUG
                01...       1615     .00     1.6      1070      330      190     53.0     47.0     100       38


                                                                       SOLIDS,  SOLIDS,            NITRO-   NITRO-
                           SODIUM   POTAS-            CHLO-    FLUO-   SUM OF   RESIDUE  SOLIDS,    GEN,     GEN,
                             AD-     SIUM,  SULFATE   RIDE,    RIDE,   CONSTI-  AT 180     DIS-   NITRITE  NITRATE
                           SORP-     DIS-    DIS-     DIS-      DIS-   TUENTS,   DEG. C   SOLVED    DIS-     DIS-
                            TION    SOLVED   SOLVED   SOLVED   SOLVED    DIS-     DIS-    (TONS    SOLVED   SOLVED
                  DATE     RATIO    (MG/L    (MG/L    (MG/L    (MG/L    SOLVED   SOLVED    PER     (MG/L    (MG/L
                                    AS K)   AS SO4)   AS CL)   AS F)    (MG/L)   (MG/L)   AC-FT)   AS N)    AS N)
                          (00931)  (00935)  (00945)  (00940)  (00950)  (70301)  (70300)  (70303)  (00613)  (00618)
                                                            
              OCT
                18...        2      18.0      270     21.0      .1       583      569      .77      .018     .129
              FEB
                15...        3      24.0      410     36.0      .3       890      463      .63     <.010      --
              MAY
                09...        2      18.0      280     26.0      .2       649      707      .96      .015     .050
              AUG
                01...        2      22.0      290     28.0      .2       655      759     1.03     <.010      --


                               NITRO-   NITRO-            NITRO-                     PHOS-
                                GEN,     GEN,    NITRO-  GEN,AM-                    PHORUS
                              NO2+NO3  AMMONIA    GEN,   MONIA +   NITRO-   PHOS-    ORTHO,  ARSENIC   IRON,
                                DIS-     DIS-   ORGANIC  ORGANIC    GEN,   PHORUS    DIS-      DIS-     DIS-
                               SOLVED   SOLVED   TOTAL    TOTAL    TOTAL    TOTAL   SOLVED    SOLVED   SOLVED
                      DATE     (MG/L    (MG/L    (MG/L    (MG/L    (MG/L    (MG/L   (MG/L     (UG/L    (UG/L
                               AS N)    AS N)    AS N)    AS N)    AS N)    AS P)   AS P)     AS AS)   AS FE)
                              (00631)  (00608)  (00605)  (00625)  (00600)  (00665)  (00671)  (01000)  (01046)

                  OCT
                    18...       .147    .114      2.4      2.5      2.7     .173     <.010     3.0      110
                  FEB
                    15...      <.050    .025      2.4      2.4       --     .118     <.010     2.0       20
                  MAY
                    09...       .065    .136      2.1      2.2      2.3     .167      .029     1.0       40
                  AUG
                    01...      <.050    .093      1.7      1.8       --     .116      .146     5.0       40


                                                                                             CHLOR-A  CHLOR-B
                                                 MANGA-            MOLYB-   SELE-    STRON-   PHYTO-   PHYTO-
                               LEAD,   LITHIUM   NESE,   MERCURY   DENUM,   NIUM,     TIUM,   PLANK-   PLANK-
                                DIS-     DIS-     DIS-     DIS-     DIS-     DIS-     DIS-     TON      TON
                               SOLVED   SOLVED   SOLVED   SOLVED   SOLVED   SOLVED   SOLVED  CHROMO   CHROMO
                      DATE     (UG/L    (UG/L    (UG/L    (UG/L    (UG/L    (UG/L    (UG/L   FLUOROM  FLUOROM
                               AS PB)   AS LI)   AS MN)   AS HG)   AS MO)   AS SE)   AS SR)   (UG/L)   (UG/L)
                              (01049)  (01130)  (01056)  (71890)  (01060)  (01145)  (01080)  (70953)  (70954)

                  OCT
                    18...       <1      50.0      10       <.1       2      <1.0      300       --       --
                  FEB
                    15...       <1      70.0      10       <.1       1      <1.0      360       --       --
                  MAY
                    09...       <1      50.0      30        .1       1      <1.0      280     17.0      3.8
                  AUG
                    01...        1      60.0      30       <.1       1      <1.0      370     90.7       .2


                                                                             PH
                                                                   SPE-     WATER
                                                DEPTH              CIFIC    WHOLE
                                                OF         SAM-    CON-     FIELD   TEMPER-  OXYGEN,
                                                LAKE      PLING    DUCT-   (STAND-   ATURE     DIS-
                               DATE      TIME   MAXIMUM   DEPTH    ANCE      ARD     WATER    SOLVED
                                                (FEET)     (M)    (US/CM)   UNITS)  (DEG C)   (MG/L)
                                                (82016)  (00098)  (00095)  (00400)  (00010)  (00300)

                           OCT
                             18...       1730     6.90     .00      894      8.7      6.2     13.9
                             18...       1731      --      .50      895      8.7      6.2     13.3
                             18...       1732      --     1.0       894      8.7      6.2     13.0
                             18...       1733      --     1.5       893      8.9      6.2     12.7
                             18...       1734      --     2.1       895      8.8      6.2     12.5
                           FEB
                             15...       1710     6.60     .60     1320      8.2      3.2     24.7
                             15...       1711      --     1.4      1320      8.3      3.4     24.7
                             15...       1712      --     2.0      1310      8.3      3.7     23.7
                           MAY
                             09...       1400     5.60     .00     1020      8.5     15.7     11.6
                             09...       1401      --      .80     1020      8.5     15.6     11.5
                             09...       1402      --     1.8      1020      8.4     14.8     10.1
                           AUG
                             01...       1610     5.20     .00     1050      8.5     26.4     10.3
                             01...       1611      --      .80     1060      8.5     26.3     10.2
                             01...       1612      --     1.5      1090      8.4     24.7      5.3
                             01...       1613      --     1.6      1080      8.3     24.6      2.9


                                       OXYGEN,   BARO-                               WIND
                                         DIS-    METRIC            TRANS-            DIREC-
                                        SOLVED   PRES-              PAR-              TION    WIND
                                        (PER-     SURE   ICE        ENCY   TEMPER-   (DEG.    SPEED
                                         CENT     (MM    THICK-   (SECCHI   ATURE     FROM   (MILES
                               DATE     SATUR-     OF    NESS      DISK)     AIR      TRUE     PER
                                        ATION)    HG)    METERS     (IN)   (DEG C)   NORTH)   HOUR)
                                       (00301)  (00025)  (82131)  (00077)  (00020)  (00036)  (00035)

                           OCT
                             18...       118      730       --      8.00     5.5      315     13
                             18...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --
                             18...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --
                             18...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --
                             18...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --
                           FEB
                             15...       193      730       .51     6.00    -8.0       10      7.0
                             15...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --
                             15...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --
                           MAY
                             09...       124      716       --     28.0     21.0      210      7.0
                             09...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --
                             09...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --
                           AUG
                             01...       136      718       --     10.0     30.0       25      5.0
                             01...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --
                             01...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --
                             01...        --       --       --       --       --       --       --

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