Split Rock River

Location: Lake County, MN
Contact: Gitche Gumee Chapter

Funding: Lessard-Sams 2014

Goals: Improve trout habitat through creation of deep pools and overhead cover. Also provide easier access for anglers.


 Revitalizing and replacing failing wood and rock habitat structures installed in the 1950’s.

• Installation of new habitat structures

• Improve current structures that are causing erosion issues.

Implementation: Construction will begin summer 2014.

Project Contributors: Trout Unlimited and MNDNR Finland Area Fisheries Office.


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