Seven Mile Creek

Nicollet County

Nicollet County

Location: Nicollet County, MN

Funding: Lessard-Sams 2012

Contact: Hiawatha Chapter

Goals: Enhance a 2,500’ stretch of stream by stabilizing the channel and its banks, and improving habitat. This project is a part of a larger initiative to improve upland land management practices.

Methods:

 Sloping and stabilization of stream banks.

• Installation of overhead cover for trout.

Implementation: Construction will occur in 2014.

Partners: Trout Unlimited, MNDNR and Nicollet County.