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McLeod County Drainage Ditch 11 Conservation Implementation

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$111,000
Fund Source
Clean Water Fund
Recipient
McLeod SWCD
Recipient Type
Local/Regional Government
Status
In Progress
Start Date
January 2019
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
McLeod
McLeod
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2017, Chapter 91, Article 2, Section 7(j)
Appropriation Language

for technical assistance and grants for the conservation drainage program in consultation with the Drainage Work Group, coordinated under Minnesota Statutes, section 103B.101, subdivision 13, that includes projects to improve multipurpose water management under Minnesota Statutes, section 103E.015.

2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$111,000
Other Funds Leveraged
$0
Direct expenses
$0
Administration costs
$0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

By completing this project, sediment will be reduced by 108 tons per year, and total phosphorus will be reduced by 124 pounds per year to Winsted Lake.

Source of Additional Funds

LOCAL LEVERAGED FUNDS

Recipient Board Members
Members for McLeod SWCD are: Charles Mathews, Jeremy Bolland, John Adamek, Mark Schnobrich, Roger Schultz
Project Overview

Through this project, the function and water quality of County Ditch Number 11 (CD #11) will be improved, contributing toward water quality improvements in Winsted Lake. This will be done by implementing 10 grade stabilization structures, 4 water and sediment control basins, and 1 grassed waterway throughout the drainage systems watershed. By completing this project a sediment will be reduced by 108 tons per year, and total phosphorus will be reduced by 124 pounds per year.

Project Details

Multipurpose Drainage Management Grants 2019

Project Manager
First Name
Coleton
Last Name
Draeger
Organization Name
McLeod SWCD
Street Address
2385 Hennepin Avenue North
City
Glencoe
State
MN
Zip Code
55336
Phone
320-864-1225
Email
coleton.draeger@co.mcleod.mn.us
Competitive Grant Making Body
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No
Conflict of Interest Contact

Nicole Clapp