01-0459R

RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING AN AGREEMENT WITH THE MINNESOTA DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES, MINNESOTA CONSERVATION CORPS, FOR MAPPING AND FIELD IDENTIFICATION OF TROUT STREAMS IN THE CITY OF DULUTH FOR A CONSIDERATION OF $8,800.

BY COUNCILOR ECKENBERG:

        RESOLVED, that the proper city officers are hereby authorized to execute an agreement with the Minnesota department of natural resources, Minnesota conservation corps, said agreement filed with the city clerk as Public Document No. ____________, for mapping and field identification of trout streams in the city of Duluth for a consideration of $8,800 to be paid from Storm Water Utility Fund 0535.



STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This resolution authorizes an agreement with the DNR's Minnesota conservation corps for mapping and field identification of trout streams in the city of Duluth. The conservation corps provides employment opportunities and training for young adults with meaningful and varied work assignments. This project involves GIS mapping of Duluth's 12 trout streams and field identification and mapping of their tributaries.