Ashley Creek & Adley Creek Inventory

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$80,715
Fund Source
Clean Water Fund
Recipient
Sauk River WD
Recipient Type
Local/Regional Government
Status
In Progress
Start Date
March 2015
End Date
December 2018
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Stearns
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2013, Regular Session chapter 137
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$80,715
Other Funds Leveraged
$20,742
Direct expenses
$80,715
Administration costs
$1,920
Number of full time equivalents funded
0.14
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

This project will result in a desk top analysis and field scale inventory of the riparian areas along 2 impaired tributaries of the Sauk River to determine priority areas to install erosion control best management practices and vegetative buffers for nutrient reduction.

Source of Additional Funds

LOCAL LEVERAGED FUNDS

Recipient Board Members
Members for Sauk River WD are: Duane Willenbring, Gary Barber, Gene Rasmusen, Jason Scherping, Larry Kuseske, Lee Bautch, Tim Hagemeier, Tyler Carlson
Project Overview

The Ashley Creek and Adley Creek Inventory Project will involve desk top analysis and a field scale inventory of riparian areas to determine priority areas to install erosion control Best Management Practices and vegetative buffers for nutrient reduction. Assessments will also be made for potential E.coli bacteria sources. Inventory data will be shared with local partners to further develop an implementation plan to address nutrient loading and the listed impairments on each creek. Two demonstration projects will be held on each creek, such as stream bank restoration, cattle exclusion and buffer strips.

Project Manager
First Name
Lynn
Last Name
Nelson
Organization Name
Sauk River WD
Street Address
524 4th St
City
Sauk Centre
State
MN
Zip Code
56378
Phone
320-352-2231
Email
lynn@srwdmn.org
Competitive Grant Making Body
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No
Conflict of Interest Contact

Nicole Clapp