CWF-12, Quantifying Causes and Contributions of Non-field Sediment Loads

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$425,000
Fund Source
Clean Water Fund
Recipient
St. Croix Watershed Research Station (Science Museum of MN)
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
September 2012
End Date
June 2014
Activity Type
Analysis/Interpretation
Assessment/Evaluation
Mapping
Modeling
Monitoring
Planning
Technical Assistance
Counties Affected
Statewide
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$425,000
Number of full time equivalents funded
3.70
Project Overview

This project will improve our understanding of the sources of sediment (turbidity), and the processes which deliver sediment to river channels. This project will address a suite of emerging questions regarding contributions and causes of non-field sediment, thereby providing watershed managers with a better understanding of how to manage these sediment sources.

Project Manager
First Name
Charles
Last Name
Regan
Organization Name
Minnesota Pollution Control Agency
Phone
(651) 757-2866
Email
chuck.regan@state.mn.us