Itasca County Soil and Water Conservation District
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount:
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount:
Environment & Natural Resources Trust Fund
The identification of sensitive lakeshores within Itasca County through intensive biological surveys conducted on lakes, calibrating a Rapid Assessment Model which will be applied to a broader set of lakes.
A project of: Parks and Trails Legacy Grant Program
Visitor Center with public restrooms, indoor and outdoor picnic space, interpretive signing for visitor arrival area; multi-use trails including 640 feet of elevated boardwalk, new park entrance including entrance road with parking for the visitor arrival center.
This porgram will restore the degradation to trout habitat in the upper Knife River Watershed has occurred from past forestry practices resulting in uncontrolled beaver colonization. The result is unfavorable rearing habitat for juvenile trout.