Grant SWCD
712 Industrial Park Blvd
Elbow Lake, MN 56531


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06
Mar

Conservation Accomplishments – 2018 Updates

Grant County residents take conservation seriously, but don’t take our word for it. Take a look at the list of the conservation accomplishments below! The numbers below represent accumulative numbers, with current contracts, within Grant County. Conservation Reserve Program (General CRP) 122 contracts covering 3616.67¬†acres. $266,528.00 in annual payments to Grant County landowners. Continuous Conservation Reserve Program (CCRP) 1329 contracts covering 22,375.77 acres. $3,394,400.00 in annual payments to Grant County landowners. Wetland Reserve Program (WRP) 18 easements on 1,212 acres. $1,676,965.00 in easement payments to Grant County landowners. Reinvest in Minnesota Reserve Program (RIM)/ Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program (CREP) 25 easements on 1,301.1 acres. $720,041.76 in easement payments to Grant County landowners. RIM/WRP 11 completed easements on 1,246.8 acres $3,703,917.00 in easement payments to Grant County landowners RIM Riparian Buffer 1 Easement on 110.4 acres. $201,237.23 in easement payments to one Grant county landowner. RIM...
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11
May

Conservation Accomplishments – 2017 Updates

Grant County residents take conservation seriously, but don’t take our word for it. Take a look at the list of the conservation accomplishments below! (Last Updated: Spring 2017) Conservation Reserve Program (General CRP) 143 contracts covering 4262.47 acres. $312,453.00 in annual payments to Grant County landowners. Continuous Conservation Reserve Program (CCRP) 1,235 contracts covering 20,990.52 acres. $2,940,863.00 in annual payments to Grant County landowners. Wetland Reserve Program (WRP) 18 easements on 1,212 acres. $1,676,965.00 in easement payments to Grant County landowners. Reinvest in Minnesota Reserve Program (RIM)/ Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program (CREP) 25 easements on 1,301.1 acres. $720,041.76 in easement payments to Grant County landowners. RIM/WRP 11 completed easements on 1,246.8 acres $3,703,917.00 in easement payments to Grant County landowners RIM Riparian Buffer 1 Easement on 110.4 acres. $201,237.23 in easement payments to one Grant county landowner. RIM Red River Valley Flood Recovery 4 Easements...
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