Red River Basin Event Based Monitoring

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$272,267
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$359,367
Fund Source
Clean Water Fund
Recipient
International Water Institute
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
Completed
Start Date
February 2012
End Date
June 2014
Activity Type
Analysis/Interpretation
Assessment/Evaluation
Monitoring
Planning
Counties Affected
Becker
Beltrami
Big Stone
Clay
Clearwater
Grant
Kittson
Mahnomen
Marshall
Norman
Otter Tail
Pennington
Polk
Red Lake
Roseau
Stevens
Traverse
Wilkin
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$272,267
Number of full time equivalents funded
.20
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$359,367
Project Overview

International Water Institute (IWI) staff will monitor 24 sites in the Bois de Sioux, Mustinka (2 sites), Buffalo (8 sites), Red Lake (4 sites), Sandhill (3 sites), Thief (2 sites), and Tamarac River (3 sites) Watersheds intensively over a 2 year period in an attempt to collect 25 samples per year at each site. If conditions allow for the collection of all planned samples, 1200 stream samples will be collected over the time period. Monitoring will include field measurements, observations, and at least three photographs during each site visit.

Project Manager
First Name
Danni
Last Name
Halvorson
Organization Name
International Water Institute
Phone
(218) 280-0515
Email
danni@iwinst.org