CWF10 - Nitrate Data Tabulation and Literature Review

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$33,414
Fund Source
Clean Water Fund
Recipient
University of Minnesota
Recipient Type
Public College/University
Status
Completed
Start Date
August 2010
End Date
July 2011
Activity Type
Analysis/Interpretation
Technical Assistance
Counties Affected
Dodge
Fillmore
Houston
Mower
Olmsted
Winona
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$33,414
Number of full time equivalents funded
.50
Project Overview

This project will identify and compile existing nitrate data from groundwaters and surface waters in the Lower Mississippi Basin (LMB) generally and focus on the Root River Watershed. The purpose is to investigate the quantity and quality of existing nitrate data, and to organize it for use in comprehensive watershed strategy development (including assessment, TMDL computation and identification and study of nitrate sources and delivery mechanisms).

Project Manager
First Name
E. Calvin
Last Name
Alexander, Jr.
Organization Name
University of Minnesota
Phone
(612) 624-3517
Email
alexa001@umn.edu