Carlton County Soil and Water Conservation District FY15 Surface Water Assessment Grant (SWAG)

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,061
Fund Source
Clean Water Fund
Recipient
Carlton County Soil and Water Conservation District
Recipient Type
Local/Regional Government
Status
Completed
Start Date
March 2015
End Date
March 2016
Activity Type
Monitoring
Counties Affected
Carlton
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,061
Number of full time equivalents funded
0.08
Project Overview

Carlton County Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD), Carlton County Planning and Zoning, and local volunteers will lead an effort to collect Total Phosphorus, Chlorophyll-A, and secchi disc transparency data for the MPCA Surface Water Assessment Grant (SWAG) project on following six lakes: Eagle Lake, Upper (North) Island Lake, Lower (South) Island Lake, Tamarack Lake, Cole Lake, and Cross Lake. The Carlton SWCD will coordinate with the Citizen Lake Monitoring Program, local landowners, and local lake/watershed associations to have local citizen volunteers on all six lakes collecting the data and be the primary collectors of the water quality samples.

Project Manager
First Name
Brad
Last Name
Matlack
Organization Name
Carlton County Soil and Water Conservation District
Street Address
PO Box 29, 115 Fifth Street South
City
Carlton
State
MN
Zip Code
55718
Phone
(218) 384-3891