Delisting sampler: Clean Water Funds linked to lake, stream improvements

Pelican Creek flows through Grant County to the Pomme de Terre River. A segment of the creek is among the waters slated to be removed from the state impaired waters list in 2022. Photo Credit: Grant SWCD
In Sherburne County, Birch Lake’s water quality has improved as a result of Clean Water Fund-backed stormwater retrofits. Photo Credit: Sherburne SWCD

Sherburne County

Outlet Creek flows from Lake Minnewaska to Lake Emily in Pope County. Photo Credit: Pope SWCD

Pope County

The regional stormwater management structure supported by a Clean Water Fund grant is buried under the parking lot shown here near Lake George in St. Cloud. The Stearns County SWCD project contributed to improved water quality. Photo Credit: Stearns County SWCD

Stearns County

An angler fished from the pier at Lily Lake in Stillwater. Photo Credit: Ann Wessel, BWSR

Washington County

A kayaker paddled on Sunfish Lake, where the Lower Mississippi River WMO initiated an alum treatment supported by a Clean Water Fund grant. Photo Credit: Lower Mississippi River WMO

Dakota County

Pelican Creek benefited from a livestock exclosure. Photo Credit: Grant SWCD

Grant County

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