Environmental Information Management Systems (EIMS)

The EIMS is a portal to view and download information on lakes, rivers, streams, rain gauges, and wastewater treatment facilities for the Minneapolis/St. Paul metropolitan area. You can view how we collect the data on the water quality management page on the Metropolitan Council site.


I live near a lake, river or stream.

I want to know more about a specific body of water.


I want data on multiple lakes, rivers or streams from multiple sites.

I want to filter data based on specific site characteristics, spatial characteristics, parameters available.