2018 Marshall County Multipurpose Drainage Management Grant
State Ditch 3 outlets into the Snake River, which outlets directly into the Red River of the North which is on the TMDL Impaired Waters List for Turbidity. Marshall Soil and Water Conservation Ditch is targeting sediment using 10 grade stabilization Structures and side inlets.
(p) The board shall contract for delivery of services with Conservation Corps Minnesota for restoration, maintenance, and other activities under this section for up to $500,000 the first year and up to $500,000 the second year.
45 tons of sediment/year and 52 lbs of phosphorus/year
This project resulted in an estimated annual reduction of 479 tons of sediment.
LOCAL LEVERAGED FUNDS