Geologic Atlases for Water Resource Management

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2022 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
Fund Source
Environment & Natural Resources Trust Fund
U of MN, MN Geological Survey
In Progress
Start Date
July 2021
End Date
June 2024
Project Overview

Geologic atlases provide maps/databases essential for improved management of ground and surface water. This proposal will complete current projects and start new projects to equal about 8 complete atlases.

Project Details
Legal Citation / Subdivision
M.L. 2021, First Special Session, Chp. 6, Art. 6, Sec. 2, Subd. 03g
Appropriation Language

$3,092,000 the first 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 to inform 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.

2022 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
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Street Address
2609 Territorial Rd
St. Paul
Zip Code
(612) 626-2969
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