CWP 11, Sauk River Water Quality Protection Phase III

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$235,000
Fund Source
Clean Water Fund
Recipient
Sauk River Watershed District
Recipient Type
Local/Regional Government
Status
Completed
Start Date
January 2011
End Date
June 2013
Activity Type
Analysis/Interpretation
Education/Outreach/Engagement
Planning
Preservation
Restoration/Enhancement
Counties Affected
Stearns
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$235,000
Other Funds Leveraged
$296,000
Number of full time equivalents funded
2.3
Project Overview

This project will address stormwater runoff concerns and erosion issues along the Sauk River. Activities include conducting two education events on “Backyard BMP’s”; installing two demonstration projects and conducting four education events in association with these projects; designing and installing five rain gardens; designing and installing twenty “Backyard BMP’s”; assisting in the design and installation of five urban stormwater management and restoration projects; installing one erosion control project and completing three additional land use projects for sediment and nutrient loss; collecting water quality samples and other information to determine the effectiveness of the implemented BMPs.

Project Manager
First Name
Lynn
Last Name
Nelson
Organization Name
Sauk River Watershed District
Phone
(320) 352-2231
Email
lynn@srwdmn.org