Upper Red River Watershed Restoration and Protection Project – Phase I & Phase II

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$50,013
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$90,160
Fund Source
Clean Water Fund
Recipient
Buffalo-Red River Watershed District
Recipient Type
Local/Regional Government
Status
In Progress
Start Date
April 2012
End Date
June 2016
Activity Type
Analysis/Interpretation
Assessment/Evaluation
Education/Outreach/Engagement
Planning
Technical Assistance
Counties Affected
Clay
Otter Tail
Wilkin
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$50,013
Number of full time equivalents funded
.28
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$90,160
Number of full time equivalents funded
.40
Project Overview

This project will provide MPCA staff, local partners and citizen volunteers with a framework for building local capacity to design civic engagement and communication/outreach efforts that will contribute to meaningful and sustained public participation in surface water protection and restoration activities throughout the watershed. The MPCA and the watershed district will establish a coherent and thorough civic engagement process to ensure residents and stakeholders within the watershed have ample opportunities to participate in and provide input regarding the Upper Red River Watershed Restoration and Protection process.

Project Manager
First Name
Bruce
Last Name
Albright
Organization Name
Buffalo-Red River Watershed District
Phone
(218) 354-7710
Email
brrwd@bvillemn.net