FY2012 Major Watershed Pollutant Load Monitoring Network (WPLMN) - Rainy River Basin

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$108,044
Fund Source
Clean Water Fund
Recipient
Lake of the Woods Soil and Water Conservation District
Recipient Type
Local/Regional Government
Status
Completed
Start Date
March 2012
End Date
January 2014
Activity Type
Analysis/Interpretation
Monitoring
Counties Affected
Beltrami
Itasca
Koochiching
Lake of the Woods
St. Louis
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$108,044
Number of full time equivalents funded
.32
Project Overview

This project involves the water quality monitoring of, and data analysis for four major watersheds (8-digit Hydrologic Unit Codes) in the Rainy River Basin. This monitoring will assist in providing the water chemistry data needed to calculate annual pollutant loads for the Major Watershed Pollutant Load Monitoring Network (MWPLMN) and provide short term data sets of select parameters to other Agency programs.

Project Manager
First Name
Mike
Last Name
Hirst
Organization Name
Lake of the Woods Soil and Water Conservation District
Phone
(218) 634-1842 ext. 3
Email
Mike.Hirst@mn.nacdnet.net