Wild Rice

2017 Wild Rice Lakes Harvest Information

The purchase of wild rice at On Reservation lake landings is finished for this season. The lakes remain open to harvesters from 9AM-3PM for subsistence purposes. 19,021 pounds of rice was purchased by the Band this year for processing. A significant amount was also kept by individuals for subsistence. The Resource Management Division appreciates Band member participation in this year’s harvest. It is a beautiful time of year to come together.

2017 On-Reservation Initial Harvest Information

On-Reservation Lake Images (click images for larger version and description)

Deadfish Lake Deadfish Lake Jaskari Lake Jaskari Lake Mud (Miller) Lake
Mud (Millar) Lake Perch Lake Perch Lake Middle Perch Lake South End Rice Portage Lake
Rice Portage Lake Rice Portage Lake East End Rice Portage Lake West End Side Lake Wild Rice Lake

Ceded Territory Lake Images (click images for larger version and description)

Anchor Lake - East Bay Anchor Lake - West Bay Big Rice Lake - East Big Rice Lake - West Birch Lake Channel - East
Birch Lake Channel - West Bluebill Lake Bog Lake Breda Lake Butterball Lake
Cabin Lake Campers Lake Clark Lake - East Bay Clark Lake - West Bay Cloquet Lake - East
Cloquet Lake - West Cloquet River Cramer Lake Dumbell Lake East Stone Lake
Elbow Lake Greenwood Lake - North Bay Greenwood Lake - South Bay Hay Lake - Biwabik Hay Lake - Markham
Hay Lake - Wrenshall Hoist Lake Hjalmer Lake Hockey (Mud) Lake Hoodoo Lake
Hula Lake Island Lake Island River Kettle Lake - East End Kettle Lake - West End
Knuckey Lake Lapond Lake Leeman Lake Legler Lake Little Indian Sioux River
Little Kettle Lake Little Rice Lake Lobo Lake Long Lake (Tamarack River) Mark Lake
Middle McDougal Moose Lake - Britt Moose Lake - Murphy City Moose Lake - Orr Moosehorn River
Moosehorn River Muskeg Lake - Ely Nina Moose River and Lake North McDougal - East Northern Light Lake - East End
Northern Light Lake - West End Papoose Lake Pat Zack Impoundment Pelican Lake - Saunders Bay Pelican Lake - Susan Bay
Phantom Lake Northern Light Lake - West End Rice Lake - Ely Rice Lake - Gheen Round Island Lake
Sand Lake Seven Beavers Lake Shannon Lake South Bog Lake St Louis River - Hush Creek
St Louis River - Norway Point St Louis River - Skibo Stone Lake - Skibo Stone Lake - Zim Stony Lake
Swamp Lake Tamarack Lake Tommila Lake Turpela Lake Vermillion River - Buyck
Vermillion River - Goldmine Vermillion River - Goldmine Vermillion River - Goldmine Vermillion River - North Vermillion River - South
Wabuse Lake Washusk Lake Washusk Lake West Stone Lake Wolf Lake