2015 - Rock River Bacterial Impairment Reduction Project
Environmental correction of a targeted concern identified as part of Level III animal agriculture inventories prioritized in a FY-2014 Clean Water Fund Accelerated Implementation Grant. This project will reduce bacterial loading by 87% off of this priority site.
This project resulted in estimated reductions of 153 lb. of nitrogen per year, 119 lb. of phosphorus per year, and a significant reduction of fecal bacteria entering the river
LOCAL LEVERAGED FUNDS
The Targeted Bacterial Impairment Reduction Project will reduce bacterial loading by 87% on the Elk Creek Tributary a priority site on the Rock River.