Lower Minnesota Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy (WRAPS) Civic Engagement - North

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$135,000
Fund Source
Clean Water Fund
Recipient
Sibley County
Recipient Type
Local/Regional Government
Status
In Progress
Start Date
September 2016
End Date
June 2018
Activity Type
Education/Outreach/Engagement
Restoration/Enhancement
Counties Affected
Le Sueur
McLeod
Nicollet
Renville
Rice
Sibley
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$135,000
Number of full time equivalents funded
0.63
Project Overview

The project will plan, implement, and report on a community engagement strategy for identifying community/landowner opportunities, obstacles, and opinions on land management and water quality that will result in the identification of Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategies (WRAPS) input for the Sibley, Nicollet, Renville, McLeod, Rice, and Le Sueur County areas of the Lower Minnesota River watershed. Contract participants will gather, compile and analyze information by interactions (surveys, interviews and outreach events) with watershed citizens, landowners, policy makers, and other groups or individuals as necessary to identify land management options and water quality restoration and protection strategies.

Project Details

Lower Minnesota River Watershed

Project Manager
First Name
Coleton
Last Name
Draeger
Organization Name
Sibley County
Street Address
400 Court Ave
City
Gaylord
State
MN
Zip Code
55334
Phone
(507) 237-4050