Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources

River protection grants

Source: River Grants descriptions and locations were digitized in the SWIMS system from electronic descriptions stored in the CAOS system. The location and descriptions will improve over time as grant applications, progress reports, and final reports become available and are archived in the SWIMS system.

Date: Data updates are ongoing. Description written: 7/31/07

River grants

Description: This dataset represents all known location of Rivers Grants from the program's inception. Work is underway to make this dataset complete - locating the where the grant occurred and incorporating complete descriptions of the work done. In the future, the final report will be available through this application by clicking on "more detail".

Status: Please note this dataset is updated dynamically as new information is available.

Data dictionary:

  • More detail: Link to final report from the grant (not yet available)
  • Grant type: Indicates whether the grant was a lake, river, or nonpoint source grant
  • ROI ID: Tracking number from the SWIMS database
  • Grant name: >Title of the project
  • WBIC: Waterbody that was subject of the grant
  • Start date: Grant Award Date
  • Status: >Status of the Grant
  • Spatial description: Detail on the grant goals
  • Category code: The type of Rivers Grant (Planning or Management)
  • Category: The type of Rivers Grant
  • Status code: Status of the Grant
  • End date: Grant Close Out Date

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