Hawk Creek Watershed Surface Water Assessment Grant (SWAG)

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$66,725
Fund Source
Clean Water Fund
Recipient
Hawk Creek Watershed Project
Recipient Type
Local/Regional Government
Status
In Progress
Start Date
March 2020
End Date
January 2022
Activity Type
Monitoring
Counties Affected
Chippewa
Kandiyohi
Renville
Chippewa
Kandiyohi
Renville
Project Overview

This project will monitor seven lakes and 15 stream sites within the Hawk Creek Watershed to collect surface water quality data to determine the health of the watershed's streams and lakes and if they are in need of restoration or protection strategies. The sites will be monitored according to Minnesota Pollution Control Agency's Water Monitoring Standard Operating Procedures. The goal of this project will be to accurately gather water quality samples and data as part of an organized effort to determine surface water quality conditions within the Hawk Creek Watershed.

2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$66,725
Number of full time equivalents funded
.47
Project Manager
First Name
Heidi
Last Name
Rauenhorst
Organization Name
Hawk Creek Watershed Project
Street Address
500 East DePue Avenue
City
Olivia
State
MN
Zip Code
56277
Phone
(320) 532-3666
Administered By
Administered by
Location

520 Lafayette Road
St. Paul, MN 55155

Phone
800-657-3864