Wild Rice River Restoration Project

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$100,938
Fund Source
Clean Water Fund
Recipient
Mahnomen SWCD
Recipient Type
Local/Regional Government
Status
Completed
Start Date
March 2014
End Date
December 2016
Activity Type
Grants/Contracts
Counties Affected
Mahnomen
Legal Citation / Subdivision
Laws of Minnesota 2013, Regular Session chapter 137
Appropriation Language

Projects and Practices 2014

2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$100,938
Other Funds Leveraged
$225,921
Direct expenses
$100,938
Administration costs
$4,070
Number of full time equivalents funded
0.04
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

Calculation based on TMDL plan

Measurable Outcome(s)

This project resulted in estimated reductions of 1,425 lb. of phosphorus per year, 929 tons of sediment per year, and 926 fewer tons of soil lost annually.

Source of Additional Funds

LOCAL LEVERAGED FUNDS

Recipient Board Members
Members for Mahnomen SWCD are: Daniel Mcnamee, Jerry Handyside, Peter Revier, Terry Mccollum, Victor Eiynck
Project Overview

This project builds on the successful implementation of previous work, installing 29 water and sediment control basins and 25 acres of vegetative filter strips within the priority Marsh Creek watershed to reduce sediment loading into the Wild Rice River, which is currently not meeting water quality standards for sediment.

Project Manager
First Name
Aaron
Last Name
Neubert
Organization Name
Mahnomen SWCD
Street Address
200 US HWY 59
City
Mahnomen
State
MN
Zip Code
56557
Phone
218-935-2987 x3
Email
aaron.neubert@mn.nacdnet.net
Competitive Grant Making Body
Advisory Group Members and Qualifications
Conflict of Interest Disclosed
NO
Conflict of Interest Contact

Nicole Clapp