Accelerated Shallow Lakes and Wetlands Restoration and Enhancement , Phase 3

2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount:
$936,000
Source: 
Outdoor Heritage Fund
Recipient: 
MN DNR
Recipient Type: 
State Government
Status: 
In Progress
Start Date: 
July 2011
End Date: 
June 2016
Activity Type: 
Restoration/Enhancement
Counties Affected: 
Lincoln, Morrison, Roseau, Todd, Yellow Medicine
Project Details:
2012 Fiscal Year
Legal Citation / Subdivision: 
ML 2011, First Special Session, Ch. 6, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Subd. 4(b)
Appropriation Language 

$936,000 the first year is to the commissioner of natural resources to develop engineering designs for shallow lakes and wetlands and restore and enhance shallow lakes.

Fiscal Year Funding Amount: 
$936,000
Other Funds Leveraged: 
$0
Direct expenses: 
$924,000
Administration costs: 
$12,000
Number of full time equivalents funded: 
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s) 

Enhance 5,841 acres of Wetlands

Description of Funds: 
n/a

Project Overview

Dikes and water control structures will be upgraded on three wetland and two shallow lakes located within wildlife management areas in Lincoln, Morrison, Roseau, Todd, and Yellow Medicine Counties

Project Details

Accomplishment Plan: http://www.lsohc.leg.mn/FY2012/accomp_plan/4b.pdf

Project Manager

Ray
Norrgard
DNR
500 Lafayette Rd.
St. Paul
MN
55155
651 259-5227