Metro Sub-Watershed Analysis (SWA) 2019

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$200,000
Fund Source
Clean Water Fund
Recipient
Area 4 - Metropolitan SWCDs Technical Service Area
Recipient Type
Local/Regional Government
Status
In Progress
Start Date
January 2019
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Anoka
Carver
Chisago
Dakota
Hennepin
Isanti
Ramsey
Scott
Sherburne
Washington
Wright
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2017, Chapter 91, Article 2, Section 7(c)
Appropriation Language

for accelerated implementation, including local resource protection and enhancement grants and statewide program enhancements of supplements for technical assistance, citizen and community outreach, compliance, and training and certification.

2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$200,000
Other Funds Leveraged
$0
Direct expenses
$0
Administration costs
$0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

This project will result in the preparation of up to 15 SWAs in urban and rural landscapes to identify BMP
installation opportunities, estimate BMP installation costs, and rank BMPs by cost effectiveness at achieving target water resource goals.

Source of Additional Funds

LOCAL LEVERAGED FUNDS

Recipient Board Members
Members for Area 4 - Metropolitan SWCDs Technical Service Area are: Bob Rosenquist, Diane Blake, Jen Oknich, Jim Levitt, John Rheinberger, Louise Smallidge
Project Overview

It is critical to train new staff, create modeling protocols for new BMPs, refine and calibrate models, and test ever-advancing modeling applications. The Metro Conservation District?s (MCD) Sub-Watershed Analysis (SWA) program provides these capacity-building services and unites efforts across 11 SWCDs. MCD proposes to analyze an additional 15 subwatersheds. The analyses will identify the location and estimated cost/benefit relationship for BMPs, evolve with new technology, and share discoveries metro-wide.

Project Details

Accelerated Implementation Grants 2019

Project Manager
First Name
Jay
Last Name
Riggs
Organization Name
Area 4 - Metropolitan SWCDs Technical Service Area
Street Address
455 Hayward Ave N
City
Oakdale
State
MN
Zip Code
55128
Phone
651-330-8220
Email
jay.riggs@mnwcd.org
Competitive Grant Making Body
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
No
Conflict of Interest Contact

Nicole Clapp