Prioritizing Future Management of North Shore Trout Streams

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$416,000
Fund Source
Environment & Natural Resources Trust Fund
Recipient
U of MN - Duluth NRRI
Recipient Type
Public College/University
Status
In Progress
Start Date
July 2015
End Date
June 2018
Counties Affected
Cook
Lake
St. Louis
Legal Citation / Subdivision
M.L. 2015, Chp. 76, Sec. 2, Subd. 08a
Appropriation Language

$357,000 the first year is from the trust fund and $59,000 the first year is from the Great Lakes protection account to the Board of Regents of the University of Minnesota – Duluth for the Natural Resources Research Institute to identify key areas in North Shore streams that supply the cold groundwater essential to sustaining trout fisheries, in order to focus habitat restoration, protection, and management efforts on the areas that are most essential for long-term stream health and sustainability. This appropriation is available until June 30, 2018, by which time the project must be completed and final products delivered.

2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$416,000
Other Funds Leveraged
$0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

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Measurable Outcome(s)

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Source of Additional Funds

Great Lakes Protection Account

Project Manager
First Name
Lucinda
Last Name
Johnson
Organization Name
U of MN - Duluth NRRI
Street Address
5013 Miller Trunk Hwy
City
Duluth
State
MN
Zip Code
55811
Phone
(218) 720-4251
Email
Ljohnson@d.umn.edu