Targeting Ravines and Gullies in the Greater Blue Earth River Basin - 2014

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$378,673
Fund Source
Clean Water Fund
Recipient
Greater Blue Earth River Basin Alliance
Recipient Type
Local/Regional Government
Status
Completed
Start Date
July 2014
End Date
December 2016
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Blue Earth
Brown
Cottonwood
Faribault
Freeborn
Jackson
Le Sueur
Martin
Waseca
Watonwan
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2013, Regular Session chapter 137
Appropriation Language

Projects and Practices 2014

2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$378,673
Other Funds Leveraged
$94,700
Direct expenses
$378,673
Administration costs
$2,704
Number of full time equivalents funded
0.98
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

This grant request, through an estimated 28+ ravine and gully control practices will prevent an estimated 2800 tons of sediment from entering the water bodies of the Greater Blue Earth River Watershed in the next ten years.

Measurable Outcome(s)

This project resulted in estimated reductions of 5,379 lb. of phosphorus per year, 2,009 tons of sediment per year, and 2,070 fewer tons of soil lost annually

Source of Additional Funds

LOCAL LEVERAGED FUNDS

Recipient Board Members
Members for Greater Blue Earth River Basin Alliance are: Clark Lingbeek, Cody Duroe, Daryl Tasler, Jeremy Nerem, Tom Muller
Project Manager
First Name
Kay
Last Name
Clark
Organization Name
Greater Blue Earth River Basin Alliance
Street Address
339 9th St
City
Windom
State
MN
Zip Code
56101
Phone
507-831-1153
Email
kay.clark@windomnet.com
Competitive Grant Making Body
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
NO
Conflict of Interest Contact

Nicole Clapp