Minnesota River Headwaters Watershed Project - Phase 2

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$228,013
Fund Source
Clean Water Fund
Recipient
Upper Minnesota River Watershed District
Recipient Type
Local/Regional Government
Status
In Progress
Start Date
October 2015
End Date
December 2019
Activity Type
Assessment/Evaluation
Education/Outreach/Engagement
Technical Assistance
Counties Affected
Big Stone
Chippewa
Lac qui Parle
Stevens
Swift
Traverse
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$228,013
Number of full time equivalents funded
2.57
Project Overview

The goal of this project is to develop a Watershed Restoration and Protection Plan (WRAPS) to be used at the local level. It will increase the number of citizens participating in education and outreach events; foster information and idea exchange around watershed issues through relationships and social networks; involve community members in crafting civic engagement activities/plans in which they feel ownership and desire to implement; and promote awareness, concern, and watershed stewardship to community organizations/institutions.

Project Manager
First Name
Dianne
Last Name
Radermacher
Organization Name
Upper Minnesota River Watershed District
Street Address
211 2nd Street SE
City
Ortonville
State
MN
Zip Code
56278
Phone
(320) 839-3411