County Geologic Atlases - Part A

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
Fund Source
Environment & Natural Resources Trust Fund
U of MN - MN Geological Survey
Recipient Type
Public College/University
In Progress
Start Date
July 2018
End Date
June 2020
Counties Affected
Project Overview

This project continues accelerated production of County Geologic Atlases to support informed management of water and mineral resources. This work is essential to sustainable management of water.

Project Details
Legal Citation / Subdivision
M.L. 2018, Chp. 214, Art. 4, Sec. 2, Subd. 03a
Appropriation Language

$1,240,000 the second year is from the trust fund to the Board of Regents of the University of Minnesota, Minnesota Geological Survey, to continue producing county geologic atlases for the purpose of informed management of surface water and groundwater resources. This appropriation is to complete part A, which focuses on the properties and distribution of earth materials to define aquifer boundaries and the connection of aquifers to the land surface and surface water resources. This appropriation is available until June 30, 2022, by which time the project must be completed and final products delivered.

2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
Other Funds Leveraged
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

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Project Manager
First Name
Last Name
Organization Name
U of MN - MN Geological Survey
Street Address
2609 Territorial Rd
St. Paul
Zip Code
(612) 626-5119
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