ST. CROIX COUNTY: St. Croix Shoreline, Access

Purpose

St. Croix County proposes to conduct an assessment of its shoreline along the St. Croix River (Lake St. Croix) to identify baseline conditions and facilitate planning for implementation of EPA-approved TMDLs while preparing for impacts associated with construction of a new Stillwater bridge crossing. Major project elements to include: 1) Inventory of all public access to the waterway in St. Croix County, 2) Create dataset of shoreline information including land uses, bank conditions, and shoreline features, 3) Document shoreline conditions with photos and video while mapping with GIS technology, and 4) Involve stakeholders in project implementation, sharing of project results, and development of plans to enhance water quality, habitat, and recreational opportunties along Lake St. Croix.

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Lakes Grant
Large Scale Lake Planning
LPL-1520-13
2013
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Activities & Recommendations
Grant Awarded
St. Croix County proposes to conduct an assessment of its shoreline along the St. Croix River (Lake St. Croix) to identify baseline conditions and facilitate planning for implementation of EPA-approved TMDLs while preparing for impacts associated with construction of a new Stillwater bridge crossing. Major project elements to include: 1) Inventory of all public access to the waterway in St. Croix County, 2) Create dataset of shoreline information including land uses, bank conditions, and shoreline features, 3) Document shoreline conditions with photos and video while mapping with GIS technology, and 4) Involve stakeholders in project implementation, sharing of project results, and development of plans to enhance water quality, habitat, and recreational opportunties along Lake St. Croix.
Lakes Planning Grant
TMDL Actions in Wisconsin
Project Deliverable
1) Inventory of all public access to the waterway in St. Croix County, 2) Create dataset of shoreline information including land uses, bank conditions, and shoreline features, 3) Document shoreline conditions with photos and video while mapping with GIS technology, and 4) Involve stakeholders in project implementation, sharing of project results, and development of plans to enhance water quality, habitat, and recreational opportunities along Lake St. Croix.
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Information and Education
Shoreland Monitoring, Assessment, Inventory
Shoreland Monitoring, Assessment or Inventory