Minnesota's Legacy

Upland, Wetland, and Shoreline Restoration in Greater Metropolitan Area

Project Details by Fiscal Year
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$509,000
Fund Source
Environment & Natural Resources Trust Fund
Recipient
Great River Greening
Recipient Type
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status
In Progress
Start Date
July 2016
End Date
June 2019
Counties Affected
Anoka
Chisago
Dakota
Hennepin
Isanti
Ramsey
Scott
Washington
Anoka
Chisago
Dakota
Hennepin
Isanti
Ramsey
Scott
Washington
Legal Citation / Subdivision
M.L. 2016, Chp. 186, Sec. 2, Subd. 08g
Appropriation Language

$509,000 the second year is from the trust fund to the commissioner of natural resources for an agreement with Great River Greening to restore approximately 150 acres of forest, prairie, woodland, and wetland and 0.15 miles of shoreline throughout the greater Twin Cities metropolitan area, using volunteers, and to conduct restoration evaluation on previously restored parcels. A list of proposed restorations and evaluations must be provided as part of the required work plan. Plant and seed materials must follow the Board of Water and Soil Resources' native vegetation establishment and enhancement guidelines. This appropriation is available until June 30, 2019, by which time the project must be completed and final products delivered.

2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$509,000
Other Funds Leveraged
$0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s)

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Measurable Outcome(s)

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Project Manager
First Name
Wiley
Last Name
Buck
Organization Name
Great River Greening
Street Address
251 Starkey St, Ste 220
City
St. Paul
State
MN
Zip Code
55107
Phone
(651) 665-9500
Email
wbuck@greatrivergreening.org