Cold Spring Brook
Location: Zumbro Falls, Wabasha County, MN
Funding: Lessard-Sams 2012
Contact: Hiawatha Chapter
Goals: Improve brook and brown trout habitat and stabilize creek banks along Cold Spring Brook from 1000 feet west of County Road 68 to County Road 60.
• Installation of boulders, big eddy rocks, large woody debris, skyhooks and rootwads.
• Bank reshaping
• Planting of deciduous trees and shrubs, seeding and hydromulching.
Implementation: Construction of this project began in the summer of 2013, and final wrap-up is expected to take place by 2014.
Project Contributors: MNTU and the MNDNR.