This project restores stream health by addressing excessive sedimentation in the French Creek and Shenango River waterways that threatens freshwater species. Project creates a multi-county no-till drill rental program to increase implementation of cover crops and no-till crop establishment and provides funding to establish streamside buffers for sediment control and overall stream health functions.
Funded by: National Fish and Wildlife Foundation
Project Lead: Matthew J. Ehrhart
Collaborator: Crawford County Conservation District
Project Year: 2022