$1.1 million to go toward big lake
July 31, 2020
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will use a $1.1 million grant from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to support the work of Minnesota’s Lake Superior Coastal Program, fund three significant local projects and continue the program’s quarterly Short Term Action Request grants.
Project funding includes:
• An assessment of shore protection structures along the shoreline. The assessment will examine the effectiveness of structures like seawalls and breakwaters, and their performance under different lake level and storm scenarios.
• Soil and water conservat...