Watershed Project:

Project Name: A & T Long Branch Watershed Land Treatment Project
Contact: Richard Sprague, NRCS, 641-322-3116
Counties: Adams, Taylor
Objective: Warm Water Stream
Funding*: Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC), Public Law 566 Watershed Program (NRCS)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Adams County Three Lakes Water Quality Project
Contact: Robert Waters, DSC, 641-322-3116
Counties: Adams
Objective: Lake
Funding*: Section 319 (IDNR/USEPA), Water Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC), Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Arbor Lake Watershed Project
Contact: Judith Krebsbach, DSC, 641-528-2065
Counties: Poweshiek
Objective: Lake
Funding*: Section 319 (IDNR/USEPA), Water Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Bear Creek Watershed Project
Contact: Marc Olyoe, NRCS, 563-382-4352
Counties: Winneshiek
Objective: Cold Water Stream, Grade Stabilization/Flood Control
Funding*: Water Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC), Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC), Public Law 566 Watershed Program (NRCS)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Big Paint Creek Watershed Project
Contact: Lynn Ellefson, SWCD, 563-568-2246
Counties: Allamakee
Objective: Cold Water Stream
Funding*: Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC), Aquatic Ecosystem Restoration Program (USACE)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Bloody Run Watershed Project
Contact: Eric Palas, DSC, 563-245-1048
Counties: Clayton
Objective: Cold Water Stream
Funding*: Section 319 (IDNR/USEPA), Water Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC), Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Bob White Lake Water Quality Project
Contact: Michael Franklin, DSC, 641-872-1350
Counties: Wayne
Objective: Lake
Funding*: Section 319 (IDNR/USEPA), Water Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC), Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Camp Creek Watershed Project
Contact: Tim Terrill, Polk County SWCD, 515-964-1883
Counties: Polk
Objective: Water Quality Protection and Restoration
Funding*: Section 319 (IDNR/USEPA)
Website:Click to go to Website

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Camp Creek Watershed Project
Contact: Paul Miller, NRCS, 515-964-1883
Counties: Polk
Objective: Warm Water Stream
Funding*: Section 319 (IDNR/USEPA), Water Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC), Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Cedar Lake, Winterset Water Supply Project
Contact: Lisa Walters, DSC, 515-462-2961
Counties: Madison
Objective: Lake
Funding*: Section 319 (IDNR/USEPA)
Website:Click to go to Website

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Clear Lake Enhancement and Restoration Project
Contact: David Knoll, DSC, 641-357-2532
Counties: Hancock, Cerro Gordo
Objective: Lake
Funding*: Section 319 (IDNR/USEPA), Water Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC), Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Corydon Reservoir Water Quality - TMDL Pilot
Contact: Michael Franklin, DSC, 641-872-1350
Counties: Wayne
Objective: Lake
Funding*: Section 319 (IDNR/USEPA), Water Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC), Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Darling (Lake) Watershed Project
Contact: Stanley Simmons, SWCD, 319-653-6654
Counties: Washington
Objective: Lake
Funding*: Section 319 (IDNR/USEPA), Water Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC), Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: East Boyer River Flood & Erosion Control
Contact: Jay Ford, NRCS, 712-263-4123
Counties: Crawford
Objective: Warm Water Stream, Grade Stabilization/Flood Control
Funding*: Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: East Fork Grand River Project
Contact: Paul Goldsmith, NRCS, 641-782-4218
Counties: Union
Objective: Grade Stabilization/Flood Control, Warm Water Stream
Funding*: Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC), Public Law 566 Watershed Program (NRCS)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: East Fork of Big Creek
Contact: Kevin Reynolds, NRCS, 641-446-4135
Counties: Decatur
Objective: Grade Stabilization/Flood Control
Funding*: Public Law 566 Watershed Program (NRCS)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: East Fork of Grand River Watershed Project
Contact: Wayde Ross, NRCS, 641-464-2201
Counties: Ringgold
Objective: Warm Water Stream, Grade Stabilization/Flood Control,Public Water Supply, Recreation
Funding*: Water Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC), Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC), Public Law 566 Watershed Program (NRCS)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Elk Creek Area Watershed
Contact: Michael P. Freiburger, DSC, 563-927-4590
Counties: Delaware
Objective: Cold Water Stream
Funding*: Section 319 (IDNR/USEPA), Water Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC), Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC)
Website:Click to go to Website

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Elk River Water Quality Project
Contact: Bruce Van Laere, NRCS, 563-659-3456
Counties: Clinton, Jackson
Objective: Warm Water Stream
Funding*: Section 319 (IDNR/USEPA), Water Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC), Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Four-Mile Creek Watershed Project
Contact: Paul Goldsmith, NRCS, 641-782-4218
Counties: Union
Objective: Warm Water Stream
Funding*: Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Fox River Water Quality Project
Contact: Ted Daugherty, SWCD, 319-293-3523
Counties: Van Buren, Appanoose, Davis
Objective: Warm Water Stream
Funding*: Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Glen Ellen Watershed Rehabilitation
Contact: Jerry Sindt, NRCS, 712-943-6727
Counties: Woodbury
Objective: Grade Stabilization/Flood Control, Watershed Rehabilitation
Funding*: Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC), Small Watershed Rehabilitation Program(NRCS)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Grannis Creek Watershed Project
Contact: Carrie Boyer, SWCD, 563-422-3868
Counties: Fayette
Objective: Cold Water Stream
Funding*: Section 319 (IDNR/USEPA), Water Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Hacklebarney Watershed Land Treatment Project
Contact: Thomas Burkhiser, NRCS, 712-712-563-9680
Counties: Montgomery, Adams
Objective: Warm Water Stream
Funding*: Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC), Public Law 566 Watershed Program (NRCS)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Hallett’s Quarry Lake Watershed Project
Contact: Sean McCoy, DSC, 515-382-2217
Counties: Story
Objective: Lake
Funding*: Section 319 (IDNR/USEPA)
Website:Click to go to Website

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Hoosier Creek Watershed Project
Contact: John Bruene, NRCS, 319-377-5960
Counties: Linn
Objective: Warm Water Stream
Funding*: Water Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC), Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC)
Website:Click to go to Website

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Indian Creek Headwaters Project
Contact: Greg Mathis, NRCS, 712-482-6408
Counties: Pottawattamie
Objective: Warm Water Stream
Funding*: Water Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC), Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Keg Creek Watershed
Contact: Kevin Kuhn, NRCS, 712-624-8606
Counties: Mills, Pottawattamie, Harrison, Shelby
Objective: Warm Water Stream
Funding*: Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Lake MacBride Watershed Project
Contact: Amy Bouska, DSC, 319-337-2322
Counties: Johnson
Objective: Lake
Funding*: Section 319 (IDNR/USEPA), Water Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Little Paint Creek
Contact: LuAnn Rolling, NRCS, 563-568-2246
Counties: Allamakee
Objective: Cold Water Stream, Grade Stabilization/Flood Control
Funding*: Public Law 566 Watershed Program (NRCS)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Little River
Contact: Kevin Reynolds, NRCS, 641-446-4135
Counties: Decatur
Objective: Grade Stabilization/Flood Control, Public Water Supply, Recreation
Funding*: Public Law 566 Watershed Program (NRCS)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Livestock Waste Management - Low Cost Methods
Contact: Michael Franklin, DSC, 641-872-1350 Michael Franklin, DSC, 641-872-1350
Counties: Wayne
Objective: Lake
Funding*: Section 319 (IDNR/USEPA), Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Loess Hills Conservation Subdivision Project
Contact: Richard Maaske, DSC, 712-624-8606
Counties: Mills
Objective: Urban
Funding*: Water Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC), Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Loess Hills Urban Water Quality Project
Contact: Richard Madsen, DSC, 712-943-6727
Counties: Woodbury, Plymouth
Objective: Urban
Funding*: Section 319 (IDNR/USEPA), Water Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC), Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Loess Hills Watershed Project
Contact: David Carter, SWCD, 712-374-2014
Counties: Fremont
Objective: Warm Water Stream
Funding*: Water Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC), Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Long Branch S&A Land Treatment Project
Contact: Andrew Sharp, NRCS, 712-755-2417
Counties: Shelby, Audubon
Objective: Warm Water Stream
Funding*: Public Law 566 Watershed Program (NRCS)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Lost Grove Watershed Protection Project
Contact: Paul Viner, NRCS, 563-391-1403
Counties: Scott
Objective: Lake
Funding*: Section 319 (IDNR/USEPA), Water Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC), Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Mill Creek Land Treatment Project
Contact: Kevin McCall, NRCS, 712-542-5484
Counties: Page
Objective: Warm Water Stream
Funding*: Public Law 566 Watershed Program (NRCS)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Mill-Picayune Creek
Contact: Russ Kurth, NRCS, 712-644-2210 Russ Kurth, NRCS, 712-644-2210
Counties: Crawford, Harrison, Shelby
Objective: Grade Stabilization/Flood Control
Funding*: Public Law 566 Watershed Program (NRCS)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Mineral Creek Water Quality Project
Contact: Darcy Keil, DSC, 319-462-3196
Counties: Jones
Objective: Warm Water Stream
Funding*: Section 319 (IDNR/USEPA), Water Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC), Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC)
Website:Click to go to Website

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Mink Creek Watershed Project
Contact: Jerry Muff, NRCS, 563-422-3868
Counties: Fayette, Clayton
Objective: Cold Water Stream
Funding*: Section 319 (IDNR/USEPA), Water Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC), Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Mosquito of Harrison
Contact: Russ Kurth, NRCS, 712-644-2210
Counties: Harrison, Shelby
Objective: Grade Stabilization/Flood Control
Funding*: Public Law 566 Watershed Program (NRCS)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Mud Creek Watershed Project
Contact: Matt McAndrew, SWCD, 563-263-7944
Counties: Muscatine
Objective: Warm Water Stream
Funding*: Section 319 (IDNR/USEPA), Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: North Fork Maquoketa Watershed Project
Contact: Dana Lawrence, DSC, 319-652-5104
Counties: Buchanan, Fayette, Delaware
Objective: Warm Water Stream
Funding*: Section 319 (IDNR/USEPA), Water Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC), Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC)
Website:Click to go to Website

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Partners of Scott County Watershed Project
Contact: Paul Viner, NRCS, 563-391-1403
Counties: Scott
Objective: Urban
Funding*: Section 319 (IDNR/USEPA)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Pea’s Creek Project
Contact: Jered Finley, NRCS, 515-432-2316
Counties: Boone
Objective: Warm Water Stream
Funding*: Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Rathbun Lake Information/Education Project
Contact: Michael Franklin, DSC, 641-872-1350
Counties: Wayne, Appanoose, Clarke, Decatur, Lucas, Monroe
Objective: Lake
Funding*: Section 319 (IDNR/USEPA), Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Rathbun Lake Special Project
Contact: Michael Franklin, DSC, 641-872-1350
Counties: Wayne, Appanoose, Clarke, Decatur, Lucas, Monroe
Objective: Lake
Funding*: Section 319 (IDNR/USEPA), Water Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC), Aquatic Ecosystem Restoration Program (USACE), Watershed Initiative (EPA), Supplemental Farm Bill and/or Conservation Technical Assistance Funding (NRCS)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Rock Creek Lake Watershed Improvement Project
Contact: Keri Batterson, DSC, 641-792-4116
Counties: Jasper
Objective: Lake
Funding*: Section 319 (IDNR/USEPA), Water Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC), Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Rock Creek Water Quality Project
Contact: Bruce Van Laere, NRCS, 563-659-3456
Counties: Clinton
Objective: Warm Water Stream
Funding*: Section 319 (IDNR/USEPA), Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Rock Valley Wellhead Protection Project
Contact: Tim Terrill, DSC, 712-737-2253
Counties: Sioux
Objective: Ground Water
Funding*: Section 319 (IDNR/USEPA), Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Simon Run
Contact: Dale DuVal, NRCS, 712-328-2489
Counties: Pottawattamie
Objective: Grade Stabilization/Flood Control
Funding*: Public Law 566 Watershed Program (NRCS)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Soap Creek
Contact: Fred Hainline, NRCS, 641-664-2600
Counties: Appanoose, Davis, Monroe, Wapello
Objective: Grade Stabilization/Flood Control
Funding*: Public Law 566 Watershed Program (NRCS)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: South Fork Iowa River Watershed Demonstration Project
Contact: Gary Hillmer, NRCS, 641-648-3463
Counties: Hardin, Hamilton
Objective: Warm Water Stream
Funding*: Water Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: South Pine Stream Project
Contact: Ronald Fairchild, DSC, 563-382-4352
Counties: Winneshiek
Objective: Cold Water Stream
Funding*: Section 319 (IDNR/USEPA), Water Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC), Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Storm Lake Water Quality Project
Contact: Renee Braun, NRCS, 712-732-3096
Counties: Buena Vista
Objective: Lake
Funding*: Section 319 (IDNR/USEPA), Water Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC), Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: The Great Lakes Low Impact Development
Contact: Carroll Oskvig, NRCS, 712-336-3782
Counties: Dickinson
Objective: Lake
Funding*: Section 319 (IDNR/USEPA), Water Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC), Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Troublesome Creek
Contact: David Brand, NRCS, 712-563-4248
Counties: Cass, Audubon, Guthrie
Objective: Grade Stabilization/Flood Control, Recreation
Funding*: Public Law 566 Watershed Program (NRCS)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Turkey Creek
Contact: Ed Seidel, NRCS, 712-243-3180
Counties: Guthrie, Audubon, Cass, Adair
Objective: Grade Stabilization/Flood Control
Funding*: Public Law 566 Watershed Program (NRCS)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Twelve Mile Creek
Contact: Paul Goldsmith, NRCS, 641-782-4218
Counties: Union, Adair
Objective: Grade Stabilization/Flood Control, Public Water Supply, Recreation
Funding*: Public Law 566 Watershed Program (NRCS)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Upper Locust Creek
Contact: Doug Bahl, NRCS, 641-872-1350
Counties: Wayne, Appanoose
Objective: Grade Stabilization/Flood Control
Funding*: Public Law 566 Watershed Program (NRCS)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Upper Maquoketa River Water Quality Project
Contact: Thomas J. Sperfslage, DSC, 563-422-3868
Counties: Fayette, Clayton, Buchanan, Delaware
Objective: Cold Water Stream, Warm Water Stream
Funding*: Section 319 (IDNR/USEPA), Water Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC), Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC)
Website:Click to go to Website

Watershed Project:

Project Name: West Buttrick Creek Watershed
Contact: Kevin Kordick, NRCS, 515-386-3817
Counties: Greene
Objective: Ground & Surface Water
Funding*: Supplemental Farm Bill and/or Conservation Technical Assistance Funding (NRCS)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: West Fork of Big Creek Watershed Project
Contact: Wayde Ross, NRCS, 641-464-2201
Counties: Ringgold, Decatur
Objective: Grade Stabilization/Flood Control
Funding*: Public Law 566 Watershed Program (NRCS)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: West Fork of Grand River Watershed
Contact: Wayde Ross, NRCS, 641-464-2201
Counties: Ringgold
Objective: Warm Water Stream
Funding*: Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: West Tarkio River Watershed Project
Contact: Ron Sanson, SWCD, 712-542-5484
Counties: Page, Montgomery
Objective: Grade Stabilization/Flood Control, Public Water Supply, Recreation
Funding*: Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC), Public Law 566 Watershed Program (NRCS)

Watershed Project:

Project Name: Whitebreast Creek Watershed Project
Contact: Anne Hildebrand, DSC, 515-961-5264
Counties: Warren, Lucas, Clarke, Marion
Objective: Warm Water Stream
Funding*: Section 319 (IDNR/USEPA), Water Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC), Watershed Protection Fund (IDALS/DSC), Aquatic Ecosystem Restoration Program (USACE)

* Technical assistance is funded by many of the funding sources listed. In most cases, projects received initial area-wide planning assistance through the Conservation Technical Assistance Program.