Renville County Minnesota River-Mankato Watershed Protection

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$242,587
Fund Source
Clean Water Fund
Recipient
Hawk Creek Watershed District
Recipient Type
Local/Regional Government
Status
In Progress
Start Date
October 2014
End Date
September 2014
Activity Type
Restoration/Enhancement
Counties Affected
Renville
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$242,587
Number of full time equivalents funded
1.77
Project Overview
The primary outcome of this project will be to work with five local landowners to implement BMPs that focus on protection of the Renville County portion of the Minnesota River- Mankato Watershed from elevated nutrient levels, in particular phosphorus. This project will utilize outreach and education to incorporate public involvement and input into targeted BMP implementation and the decision making process of watershed issues.
Project Manager
First Name
Heidi
Last Name
Rauenhorst
Organization Name
Hawk Creek Watershed District
Street Address
500 East DePue Avenue
City
Olivia
State
MN
Zip Code
56277
Phone
(320) 523-3666