Pine-Rush Creeks 2014

Winona County

Winona County

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.