Leech Lake River Watershed Restoration and Protection Project

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$30,000
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$70,000
Fund Source
Clean Water Fund
Recipient
Cass County (Environmental Services Department)
Recipient Type
Local/Regional Government
Start Date
December 2012
End Date
August 2014
Activity Type
Analysis/Interpretation
Assessment/Evaluation
Education/Outreach/Engagement
Planning
Preservation
Restoration/Enhancement
Technical Assistance
Counties Affected
Beltrami
Cass
Hubbard
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$30,000
Number of full time equivalents funded
.2
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$70,000
Number of full time equivalents funded
.75
Project Overview

This project supports the planning, coordination and civic engagement/outreach components of the Leech Lake River Major Watershed project. Phase 1 will focus towards the development of project teams, identifying stakeholders, developing an initial civic engagement strategic plan and reviewing current and past watershed project data. Phase II of this project will focus on source assessment, running of watershed modeling scenarios, lake protection planning, stressor identification and the continuation of the Civic Engagement components of the project.

Project Manager
First Name
John
Last Name
Ringle
Organization Name
Cass County (Environmental Services Department)
Phone
(218) 547-7241
Email
john.ringle@co.cass.mn.us