Cook County Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) Civic Engagement & Project Support

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$123,980
Fund Source
Clean Water Fund
Recipient
Cook County Soil and Water Conservation District
Recipient Type
Local/Regional Government
Status
In Progress
Start Date
February 2015
End Date
October 2017
Activity Type
Education/Outreach/Engagement
Technical Assistance
Counties Affected
Cook
Lake
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$123,980
Number of full time equivalents funded
1.09
Project Overview

The goal of this project is to develop and complete the Watershed Restoration and Protection (WRAP) process and report, while also enlarging and sustaining a public participation process that encourages local ownership of water quality problems and solutions (civic engagement).
Civic engagement strategies including education public participation in watershed work and expanded knowledge, technical input into and review of stressor id process and report, Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) reports, implementation plans and protecion strategies.

Project Manager
First Name
Ilena
Last Name
Berg
Organization Name
Cook County Soil and Water Conservation District
Street Address
411 West 2nd Street
City
Grant Marais
State
MN
Zip Code
55604
Phone
218-387-3648