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
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$15,365
Number of full time equivalents funded
.15
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
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