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2019 Watershed stewardship grants

Application

1. Applicant information

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PROPERTY OWNER INFORMATION

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PRIMARY CONTACT

Who should the watershed district contact about questions with the application?

2. Project summary

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3. Project details

Project location

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3. Project details

LOCATION DESCRIPTION

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PROJECT DESCRIPTION

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4. Outcomes

PLAN GOALS

The watershed district is guided by a planning document called the 10-Year Watershed Management Plan. The Watershed Stewardship Grant Program exists to support the goals and strategies of that plan. Which of the following 10-Year Plan strategies will your project support?

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QUANTIFIABLE BENEFITS

The grant program seeks to fund projects that have quantifiable benefit to water quality, habitat, and flood risk reduction. Please indicate the benefits your project will have. Select all that apply.

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EDUCATION

The grant program also exists to increase awareness and stewardship around water issues and solutions. Projects that incorporate community educaiton and outreach are given preference. We encourage you to be creative as you think of ways to weave education into your project.

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5. Maintenance

If your project is approved for funding, you will need to enter into a maintenance agreement with the Riley Purgatory Bluff Creek Watershed District.

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6. Reporting

Grant recipients must submit a project report within 30 days of completing the project, and a yearly report with updates on maintenance and function. These are submitted online.

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7. Site visit

Most applications require a site visit from the Carver County Soil and Water Conservation District (CCSWCD) technician prior to applying, or at least prior to the application deadline.

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Authorization to submit application

Name of landowner(s) or responsible party authorized to submit this application and sign any subsequent funding agreement(s).

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Attachments

The follow items are required for an application to be considered complete:

  1. Project designs and/or equipment specifications
  2. Cost-estimate (including contractor quotes)
  3. Site map of project location
  4. Plant list (if design includes vegetation)

Please upload them here, either as individual documents or one pdf. If you have trouble, you can email them to Michelle Jordan: mjordan@rpbcwd.org

Instructions

  1. Review the grant guidelines
  2. Check over the application and make sure you have all the necessary pieces
  3. Fill out the online application, or download a fillable word document here
  4. Review the evaluation form to see how your application will be reviewed
  5. If using the fillable word doc, please email to mjordan@rpbcwd.org

We don't want you to lose any of your work, so make sure you have all of the information before you start filling out the online app. You can also use the fillable word doc to gather all the information you need, and then submit online.

Questions

Michelle Jordan
952-607-6481
mjordan@rpbcwd.org