The Sherburne Soil and Water Conservation District has been awarded grants to help protect and restore Minnesota’s streams, rivers, lakes and groundwater.
• $150,400 to reduce nitrogen leaching on cropland.
• $86,250 for a Briggs Lake Chain restoration partnership.
• $60,000 to implement a pasture and manure management program to reduce bacteria.
• $21,750 for well sealing.
The grants were awarded by the Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources.