Elm Creek Watershed. Green Lands, Blue Waters Annual Conference November 20-21, 2013 Linda Meschke, Rural Advantage. Elm Creek Watershed. Elm Creek. HUC 10 173,000 acres Land Use Agricultural Corn Soybeans Swine Towns Bergen Trimont Northrup Jackson. Why Elm Creek?.
Green Lands, Blue Waters Annual Conference
November 20-21, 2013
Linda Meschke, Rural Advantage
Progressive farmers who are leaders in their industry. [Farmer Led]
History of doing & participation in conservation programs.
University of Minnesota leadership & involvement.
Local leadership from agencies and producers.
Confidence that a successful program can be done here that can be replicated elsewhere.
Demonstrating Farmer Led Conservation in Elm Creek Watershed - Rural Advantage
TOTT is simply a series of upland, riparian and in-stream practices that work together to cumulatively leverage pollution reductions from agricultural systems.