Hay Creek 2012

Goodhue County

Goodhue County

Location: Goodhue County, MN

Funding: Lessard-Sams 2012

Contact:  Twin Cities Chapter

Goals: Enhance ~6,000’ of stream flowing thorough State Forest lands through habitat installation, stream stabilization and creation of a more native plant community.

Methods:

 Sloping and stabilization of stream banks.

• Installation of overhead cover for trout.

• Installation of soil erosion blankets.

• Mulching and seeding of exposed stream banks with native species.

Implementation: Construction was completed summer 2012.