Split Rock River
Location: Lake County, MN
Funding: Lessard-Sams 2014
Contact: Gitchee Gumee Chapter
Goals: Improve trout habitat through creation of deep pools and overhead cover. Also provide easier access for anglers.
• Revitalizing and replacing failing wood and rock habitat structures installed in the 1950’s.
• Installation of new habitat structures
• Improve current structures that are causing erosion issues.
Implementation: Construction will begin summer 2014.
Project Contributors: Trout Unlimited and MNDNR Finland Area Fisheries Office.