Trout Brook Phase II Re-Meander Request For Professional Services

Project Overview Trout Brook traverses private residential land, privately held Afton Alps, and twice through Afton State Park. The ultimate goal is to restore the meanders and other natural functions using natural channel design (NCD) principles to this previously altered stream over three phases. Phase I restoration has been completed in the Afton State Park […]

SWWD Central Draw Overflow Project Implementation-Phases III & IV

South Washington Watershed District’s Central Draw Overflow Project is progressing with phases III and IV implementation scheduled for 2017. Both phases are located in Cottage Grove Ravine Park in Cottage Grove. These projects are being coordinated with other park and adjacent County Road improvements.  The County will be closing Cottage Grove Ravine Park for the remainder […]

The SWWD Watershed Management Plan Update Documents

SWWD has prepared an update to its Watershed Management Plan (WMP) which will guide District activities for the next decade.  The WMP is deliberately streamlined from previous versions and is intended to serve a wide audience by providing broad easy to understand overviews of Issues facing the District and programs intended to address those issues […]