The Cedar River Watershed District has a new cost share program for those in the Watershed. Cost share dollars are available for Rain Gardens, Wetland Restoration Retention and Culvert Assessment (see information below).

  • First Come, First Serve until funding is gone
  • Eligibility is relatively loose. Projects that meet general criteria will be eligible for program.
  • All projects require a 10 year commitment.
  • Funding will be approved at monthly CRWD board meetings (3rd Wed. of Month).
  • Cedar River Staff will over-see projects and monitor compliance.
  • 2010 Applications must be in by 12/30/2010.
  • Implementation must be completed by 12/30/1011 (unless otherwise approved by
  • Applications (word 2007 file) need to be sent to:
    Cedar River Watershed District
    1408 21st Ave. SW
    Austin, MN 55912
  • Contact Justin Hanson for more information at 507-434-2603 or