2014 CWF Nobles Feedlot/Manure Management Activities

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$113,498
Fund Source
Clean Water Fund
Recipient
Nobles SWCD
Recipient Type
Local/Regional Government
Status
In Progress
Start Date
March 2014
End Date
December 2016
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Nobles
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2013, Regular Session chapter 137
Appropriation Language

Accelerated Implementation Grant 2014

2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$113,498
Other Funds Leveraged
$28,375
Direct expenses
$113,498
Administration costs
$1,407
Number of full time equivalents funded
3.15
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Level III Feedlot Inventory

Source of Additional Funds

LOCAL LEVERAGED FUNDS

Recipient Board Members
Members for Nobles SWCD are: Coleen Gruis, Connie Frahm, James Knips, Ken Wolf, Lynn Darling, Mark Slater, Paul Langseth, Rick Nelsen, Tim Taylor, Wallace Schultz
Project Overview

The Nobles Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) and Nobles County Environmental Services will complete Level III feedlot inventories with manure management plan reviews through portions of the Rock River Watershed located within Nobles County. There are 133 registered feedlots in the Rock River Watershed portion of Nobles County including 62 open lots and 7 within shoreland. Rock County has completed level III feedlot inventories through the Rock River Watershed within Rock County borders. In order to expand on the progress made by Rock County Land Management within the Rock River Watershed, the Nobles SWCD in partnership with Nobles County Environmental Services will further feedlot compliance and identify on-the-ground projects and practices that can assist with the e. Coli impairment identified as part of the Rock River Watershed Total Maximum Daily Load.

Project Manager
First Name
Ed
Last Name
Lenz
Organization Name
Nobles SWCD
Street Address
1567 McMillan St Ste 3
City
Worthington
State
MN
Zip Code
56187
Phone
507-376-9150
Email
edward.lenz@noblesswcd.org
Competitive Grant Making Body
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
NO
Conflict of Interest Contact

Nicole Clapp