2016 CD8 Erosion and Pollution reduction

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$32,500
Fund Source
Clean Water Fund
Recipient
Freeborn SWCD
Recipient Type
Local/Regional Government
Status
In Progress
Start Date
February 2016
End Date
December 2018
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Freeborn
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of MN 2015 1st Special Session Chapter 2, Article 2, Section 7
Appropriation Language

Multipurpose Drainage Management 2016: Laws of MN 2015 First Special Session Chapter 2, Article 7, Section 7

2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$32,500
Other Funds Leveraged
$8,125
Direct expenses
$32,500
Number of full time equivalents funded
0.07
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

This project is estimated to have an annual reduction of 41 tons of sediment delivered and 41 pounds of phosphorus delivered to CD8.

Source of Additional Funds

LOCAL LEVERAGED FUNDS

Recipient Board Members
Members for Freeborn SWCD are: Chris Dahl, Colin Wittmer, David Ausen, Donald Kropp, Paul Heers Jr
Project Overview

County Ditch #8 (CD8) has been identified as an area of high erosion by the Freeborn County Drainage Authority and the Turtle Creek Watershed district. Project entails using conservation BMPs such as water and sediment control basins, grassed waterways, and alternative tile intakes to address gully and sheet and rill erosion concerns at the headwaters of CD8.

Project Manager
First Name
Mark
Last Name
Schaetzke
Organization Name
Freeborn SWCD
Street Address
1400 W Main St
City
Albert Lea
State
MN
Zip Code
56007
Phone
507-373-5607 x 3
Email
mark.schaetzke@mn.nacdnet.net
Competitive Grant Making Body
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No
Conflict of Interest Contact

Nicole Clapp