It is the Bad River Tribal Natural Resource Department's (BRNRD) responsibility (as stated in the NRD's Mission Statement) to provide technical assistance to the Bad River Tribe in the protection, conservation, development and management of the natural resources throughout the Bad River Reservation and its treaty fishing waters in Lake Superior, thereby insuring access to traditional pursuits by present and future members of the Tribe. The following pipeline information is provided to you by the BRNRD:


Pipelines within the Bad River Reservation

    • Map A:  Pipelines by Company (pdf)
    • Map B:  Pipelines by Product Type (pdf)
    • Map C:  Pipelines by Right-of-Way (ROW) Expiration Date (pdf)
    • Map D:  Pipelines by Installation Date (pdf)

Water Sampling

    • BRNRD Surface Water Sampling Sites from the Last 5 Years (pdf)
    • BRNRD Surface Water Sampling (1997-2016) (pdf)

Land Ownership

    • Tribal and Individual Allotments with Expired (2013) Enbridge Line 5 Right-of-Way (pdf)

Presence of BRNRD Staff on Pipelines Since 2016 Flood (pdf)

Pipeline Informational Fact Sheets

Bad River Community Informational Pipeline Meetings 

    • The BRNRD held the first of a series of Community Informational Pipeline Meetings on December 15, 2016 at the Bad River Casino Convention Center. (flyer)
  • Flood and High Water Conditions on the Bad River Reservation (as of May 18, 2017) The Bad River Band and Natural Resources Department wants to info...
  •   The chipping contractor will drive most of the main roads and stop to chip any piles along these roads. This map (below) shows where the con...
  • On July 6, 2011, the Bad River Band of Lake Superior Tribe of Chippewa Indians adopted Water Quality Standards (WQS).  One of the three key compo...
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