Coldwater Fish Habitat Enhancement Program, Phase 3

2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount:
Outdoor Heritage Fund
MN Trout Unlimited
Recipient Type: 
Non-Profit Business/Entity
In Progress
Start Date: 
July 2011
End Date: 
June 2016
Activity Type: 
Counties Affected: 
Goodhue, Lake, Nicollet, Olmsted, St. Louis, Wabasha, Winona
Project Details:
2012 Fiscal Year
Legal Citation / Subdivision: 
ML 2011, First Special Session, Ch. 6, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Subd. 5(b)
Appropriation Language 

$1,533,000 the first year is to the commissioner of natural resources for an agreement with Minnesota Trout Unlimited. A list of proposed projects, describing types and locations of restorations and enhancements, must be provided as part of the required accomplishment plan.

Fiscal Year Funding Amount: 
Other Funds Leveraged: 
Direct expenses: 
Number of full time equivalents funded: 
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s) 

Enhance 81 acres of Habitat

Source of Additional Funds: 

various federal, TU, NFWF

Project Overview

This program will enhance in-stream and riparian fish and wildlife habitat in coldwater streams located in existing Aquatic Management Areas, and other existing public lands.

Project Details

Project Manager

MN Council of Trout Unlimited
PO Box 845
612 670-1629