Lake St. Croix Rural Subwatershed Project Implementation
Projects and Practices 2014
The Lake St. Croix Rural Subwatershed Project Implementation grant will encompasses all parts of the identified watersheds and the 8-10 targeted conservation projects will reduce nutrient loading to Lake St. Croix by an estimated 80-160 pounds of phosphorus, or an estimated 1% reduction.
This project resulted in a phosphorus reduction of 250 lb. per year
LOCAL LEVERAGED FUNDS
The Lake St. Croix Rural Subwatershed Project Implementation Clean Water Fund Grant will allow the Washington Conservation District and its partners to carry out the implementation of 8-10 of the top 50 highly ranked conservation projects already identified in the Top50P! rural subwatershed analysis. Implementation of the conservation practices will work towards achieving an estimated 80-160 pounds of phosphorus load reduction to Lake St. Croix.