Big Fork Watershed - Civic Engagement and Watershed Restoration & Protection Strategy (WRAPS) Support

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$15,365
Fund Source
Clean Water Fund
Recipient
Itasca County Soil and Water Conservation District
Recipient Type
Local/Regional Government
Status
In Progress
Start Date
May 2016
End Date
August 2017
Activity Type
Education/Outreach/Engagement
Technical Assistance
Counties Affected
Itasca
Koochiching
Itasca
Koochiching
Project Overview

"This project will meet the following goals: develop, implement, and evaluate the impacts civic engagement outcomes for the Big Fork River Watershed; create a citizen understanding of the Watershed Restoration & Protection Strategy (WRAPS) and Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) process and the role citizens and stakeholders can play in attaining water quality restoration and protection; provide opportunities for citizens and stakeholders to assist local partners and state agencies in developing priorities for restoration as well projects to accomplish protection of high quality waters; and ensure that all technical and planning documents will be reviewed and commented on by Soil and Water Conservation District staff."

Project Details
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$15,365
Number of full time equivalents funded
.15
Project Manager
Organization Name
Itasca County Soil and Water Conservation District
Street Address
1889 East Highway 2
City
Grand Rapids
State
MN
Zip Code
55744
Phone
(218) 326-0017
Administered By
Administered by
Location

520 Lafayette Road
St. Paul, MN 55155

Phone
800-657-3864