Rush & Pine Creeks

Winona County

Winona County

Location: Winona County, MN

Post-Project

Post-Project

Funding: Lessard-Sams 2013

Contact:  Win-Cres Chapter

Goals: Help landowners implement conservation practices that avoid, control, and trap nutrient runoff; improve wildlife habitat; and maintain agricultural productivity.

Methods:

Sloping, stabilizing and adding soil erosion blankets to stream banks.

• Installation of overhead cover for trout.

• Mulching and planting of native species.

Implementation: Construction will begin in 2014.

Project Contributors: Trout Unlimited, MNDNR, and NRCS.