Minnesota's Legacy

Protect Aquatic Habitat from Asian Carp

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,500,000
Fund Source
Outdoor Heritage Fund
Recipient
DNR
Recipient Type
State Government
Status
In Progress
Start Date
July 2012
End Date
June 2016
Activity Type
Restoration/Enhancement
Counties Affected
Hennepin
Jackson
Hennepin
Jackson
Legal Citation / Subdivision
ML 2012, Ch. 264, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Subd. 5(h)
Appropriation Language

$7,500,000 in the second year is to the commissioner of natural resources to design, construct, operate, and evaluate structural deterrents for Asian carp to protect Minnesota's aquatic habitat. Use of this money requires a one-to-one match for projects on state boundary waters.

2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,500,000
Other Funds Leveraged
$0
Direct expenses
$7,402,000
Administration costs
$98,000
Number of full time equivalents funded
1
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

design, install and evaluate deterrent barriers in Minnesota

Source of Additional Funds

n/a

Project Overview

Funding will be used to design, install and evaluate deterrent barriers in Minnesota and to cost share barriers in northwest Iowa to limit or slow the movement of Asian carp.

Project Details
Project Manager
First Name
Tim
Last Name
Schlagenhaft
Organization Name
DNR
Street Address
500 Lafayette Raod
City
St. Paul
State
MN
Zip Code
55155
Phone
651-345-3365
Email
timothy.schlagenhaft@state.mn.us