Pine-Rush Creeks 2014
Location: Winona County, MN
Funding: Lessard-Sams 2014
Contact: Hiawatha Chapter
Goals: Combine in-stream enhancement work with riparian work in order to slow runoff and keep aquatic habitat clean and productive, with prolific fish, game and wildlife populations.
• 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 will begin in 2014.
Project Contributors: Trout Unlimited, MNDNR, and NRCS.