SWAG 10- Yellow Medicine River SWAG Program

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$26,995
Fund Source
Clean Water Fund
Recipient
Yellow Medicine River Watershed District
Recipient Type
Local/Regional Government
Status
Completed
Start Date
April 2010
End Date
June 2012
Activity Type
Monitoring
Counties Affected
Chippewa
Kandiyohi
Lac qui Parle
Lincoln
Lyon
Redwood
Renville
Yellow Medicine
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$26,995
Number of full time equivalents funded
.20
Project Overview

This project will allow monitoring to take place on nine stream sites and characterize their water quality and determine their impaired status for biological and chemical parameters. The physical and chemical measurements will include dissolved oxygen, pH, temperature, conductivity, transparency, total phosphorus, total Kjeldahl nitrogen, total suspended solids, total volatile solids, nitrite-nitrate nitrogen, chloride, sulfate, hardness and e-coli.

Project Manager
First Name
Cindy
Last Name
Potz
Organization Name
Yellow Medicine River Watershed District
Phone
(507) 872-6720
Email
ymrw@centurytel.net