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Recipient
Pheasants Forever
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,060,000
Fund Source

This programmatic proposal accelerates the protection and restoration of 1,073 acres of strategic prairie grassland, wetland, and other wildlife habitats as State Wildlife Management Areas (WMA) open to public hunting. Pheasants Forever (PF) will be protecting parcels that build onto or create a corridor between existing protected lands which will be transferred to the MN Department of Natural Resources (MN DNR) to be included as a WMA. All acquisitions will occur within the prairie, prairie/forest transition, and metro planning regions.

Big Stone
Brown
Carver
Chippewa
Cottonwood
Dakota
Douglas
Faribault
Jackson
Kandiyohi
Lac qui Parle
Lincoln
Lyon
Martin
McLeod
Meeker
Murray
Nobles
Otter Tail
Pope
Redwood
Rock
Sibley
Stearns
Swift
Washington
Watonwan
Yellow Medicine
Recipient
Pheasants Forever
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,631,000
Fund Source

This proposal accelerates the strategic permanent protection of 1,003 acres (241 wetlands and 762 grasslands) of Waterfowl Production Areas (WPAs) open to public hunting in Minnesota. Pheasants Forever (PF) will strategically acquire parcels that are adjacent to existing public land or create corridors between complexes. All acquisitions will occur in the prairie, prairie/forest transition, or metro regions.

Becker
Big Stone
Blue Earth
Brown
Carver
Clay
Cottonwood
Douglas
Faribault
Faribault
Freeborn
Grant
Jackson
Kandiyohi
Lac qui Parle
Lincoln
Lyon
McLeod
Meeker
Murray
Pope
Renville
Rice
Stevens
Swift
Wilkin
Wright
Recipient
Farmers, Rural Landowners, and Agricultural Supply Businesses
2021 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$75,000
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$75,000
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$75,000
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$75,000
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$75,000
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$75,000
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$200,000
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$200,000
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,500,000
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,500,000
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,500,000
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,000,000
Fund Source

The AgBMP Loan Program provides needed funding for local implementation of clean water practices at an extremely low cost, is unique in its structure, and is not duplicated by any other source of funding. The AgBMP loan program provides 3% loans through local lenders to farmers, rural landowners, and agriculture supply businesses. Funds are used for proven practices that prevent non-point source water pollution or solve existing water quality problems.

Anoka
Becker
Blue Earth
Brown
Carver
Clearwater
Cook
Cottonwood
Dakota
Dodge
Douglas
Faribault
Fillmore
Freeborn
Goodhue
Grant
Houston
Hubbard
Jackson
Kandiyohi
Kittson
Lac qui Parle
Le Sueur
Lincoln
Lyon
Marshall
Martin
Morrison
Mower
Murray
Nicollet
Nobles
Olmsted
Otter Tail
Pipestone
Pope
Redwood
Renville
Rice
Rock
Roseau
Scott
Sherburne
Sibley
St. Louis
Stearns
Steele
Stevens
Todd
Traverse
Wabasha
Waseca
Washington
Watonwan
Winona
Yellow Medicine
Recipient
ACD, GRG, Sherburne SWCD, Wild Turkey Fed, MLT
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,573,000
Fund Source

Five partner organizations of the >25-member Anoka Sand Plain (ASP) Partnership will protect 210 acres of habitat through conservation easement, and restore/enhance 850 acres of Prairie/Oak Savanna, Shallow Basin Wetland, and fire-dependent Woodland/Forest habitats on public and protected private sites, within the Anoka Sand Plain Ecological Region and intersecting watersheds.

Anoka
Benton
Isanti
Morrison
Sherburne
Stearns
Recipient
Minnesota Humanities Center
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$150,000
2021 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$120,000
Fund Source

This project will use the We Are Water MN traveling exhibit and the Minnesota Humanities Center's approach to community engagement, relationship building, and storytelling, to increase community capacity for sustainable watershed management in six Minnesota watersheds.

Aitkin
Anoka
Big Stone
Blue Earth
Brown
Carlton
Carver
Cottonwood
Dakota
Dodge
Douglas
Goodhue
Grant
Hennepin
Itasca
Lake
Le Sueur
Lincoln
Nicollet
Olmsted
Otter Tail
Pipestone
Ramsey
Redwood
Renville
Rice
Rock
Scott
Sherburne
Sibley
St. Louis
Steele
Stevens
Swift
Wabasha
Washington
Watonwan
Recipient
Name of minor withheld due to MN Statutes 2018, section 3.303.10
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$497

Art Study Opportunity for Youth

Kandiyohi
Recipient
Name of minor withheld due to MN Statutes 2018, section 3.303.10
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$500

Art Study Opportunity for Youth

Kandiyohi
Recipient
Hannah Graves
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$428

Art Study Opportunity for Youth

Kandiyohi
Recipient
City of Spicer
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,075

Art Project

Kandiyohi
Recipient
Franciscan Sisters of Little Falls AKA St. Francis Music Center
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$12,950

Arts Access

Morrison
Recipient
Willmar Area Arts Council
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$610

Arts Organization Development

Kandiyohi
Recipient
The Fairmont Opera House, Inc. AKA Fairmont Opera House
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

Arts and Cultural Heritage

Blue Earth
Brown
Cottonwood
Faribault
Jackson
Martin
Nicollet
Waseca
Watonwan
Recipient
Mankato Area Youth Symphony Orchestra
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

Arts and Cultural Heritage

Blue Earth
Brown
Carlton
Faribault
Freeborn
Hennepin
Isanti
Itasca
Jackson
Kandiyohi
Le Sueur
Martin
McLeod
Mower
Nicollet
Ramsey
Sibley
Steele
Waseca
Recipient
Martin County Preservation Association AKA Red Rock Center for the Arts
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

Arts and Cultural Heritage

Faribault
Jackson
Martin
Watonwan
Recipient
Martin Luther College AKA Summit Avenue Music Series
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

Arts and Cultural Heritage

Blue Earth
Brown
Cottonwood
Hennepin
Nicollet
Sibley
Watonwan
Recipient
Merely Players Community Theatre
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

Arts and Cultural Heritage

Blue Earth
Brown
Faribault
Nicollet
Le Sueur
Martin
Sibley
Watonwan
Waseca
Recipient
Saint Peter Choral Society
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

Arts and Cultural Heritage

Blue Earth
Brown
Brown
Nicollet
Sibley
Waseca
Watonwan
Recipient
South Central Service Cooperative
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

Arts and Cultural Heritage

Blue Earth
Brown
Faribault
Le Sueur
Martin
Nicollet
Sibley
Waseca
Watonwan
Recipient
State Street Theater Co.
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

Arts and Cultural Heritage

Blue Earth
Brown
Martin
Nicollet
Renville
Sibley
Watonwan
Recipient
Mankato Children's Chorus
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

Arts and Cultural Heritage

Blue Earth
Brown
Faribault
Le Sueur
Martin
Nicollet
Sibley
Waseca
Watonwan
Recipient
Minnesota Valley Chorale
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

Arts and Cultural Heritage

Blue Earth
Brown
Dakota
Faribault
Hennepin
Kandiyohi
Le Sueur
Nicollet
Nobles
Olmsted
Ramsey
Sibley
Steele
Waseca
Watonwan
Recipient
Madelia Area Chamber of Commerce
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000

Arts and Cultural Heritage

Blue Earth
Brown
Faribault
Le Sueur
Martin
Nicollet
Sibley
Waseca
Watonwan
Recipient
Mankato Symphony Orchestra Association, Inc. AKA Mankato Symphony Orchestra
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

Arts and Cultural Heritage

Blue Earth
Brown
Faribault
Le Sueur
Nicollet
Rice
Sibley
Waseca
Watonwan
Recipient
Uniting Cultures Multicultural Fiesta
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000

Arts and Cultural Heritage

Blue Earth
Brown
Faribault
Jackson
Le Sueur
Martin
Nicollet
Nicollet
Waseca
Watonwan
Recipient
Rock Bend Folk Festival
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000

Arts and Cultural Heritage

Blue Earth
Brown
Faribault
Le Sueur
Martin
Nicollet
Rice
Sibley
Steele
Waseca
Watonwan
Recipient
Minnesota State University-Mankato AKA Minnesota State University, Music Performance Series
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

Arts and Cultural Heritage

Blue Earth
Brown
Carver
Cottonwood
Dakota
Dodge
Faribault
Goodhue
Hennepin
Jackson
Le Sueur
Lyon
Martin
Mower
Murray
Nicollet
Nobles
Olmsted
Pipestone
Ramsey
Redwood
Rice
Rock
Scott
Sibley
Waseca
Watonwan
Recipient
Dance Conservatory of Southern Minnesota
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

Arts and Cultural Heritage

Blue Earth
Brown
Le Sueur
Martin
Nicollet
Waseca
Watonwan
Recipient
South Central College-North Mankato
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,860

Arts and Cultural Heritage

Blue Earth
Brown
Faribault
Martin
Nicollet
Le Sueur
Rice
Sibley
Waseca
Watonwan
Recipient
The Grand Center for Arts and Culture
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

Arts and Cultural Heritage

Blue Earth
Brown
Cottonwood
Nicollet
Redwood
Renville
Sibley
Watonwan
Recipient
Mankato Ballet Company
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

Arts and Cultural Heritage

Blue Earth
Brown
Le Sueur
Martin
Nicollet
Waseca
Watonwan
Recipient
City Center Partnership
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

Arts and Cultural Heritage

Blue Earth
Brown
Faribault
Le Sueur
Martin
Nicollet
Sibley
Waseca
Watonwan
Recipient
New Ulm Suzuki School of Music
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

Arts and Cultural Heritage

Blue Earth
Brown
Cottonwood
Faribault
Le Sueur
Meeker
Nicollet
Renville
Redwood
Waseca
Washington
Watonwan
Yellow Medicine
Recipient
Dream Technical Academy
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,875

Arts in the Schools

Kandiyohi
Recipient
Wadena Soil and Water Conservation District, Darren Newville, District Manager, darren.newville@mn.nacdnet.net (218) 631-3195 ext. 3
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$13,873
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$14,802
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$22,145
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,904
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$22,475
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,904
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$27,974
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$96,883
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$18,513
Fund Source

The Minnesota Department of Agriculture has a Joint Powers Agreement with Wadena County Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD). Wadena County SWCD is partnering with 13 counties that make up the "Central Sands" region.

Project Goals:

Becker
Benton
Cass
Crow Wing
Douglas
Hubbard
Kandiyohi
Morrison
Otter Tail
Pope
Sherburne
Stearns
Todd
Wadena
Recipient
Franciscan Sisters of Little Falls AKA St. Francis Music Center
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,300

Community Arts Access Project

Morrison
Recipient
Great River Arts Association AKA Great River Arts
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000

Community Arts Access Project

Morrison
Recipient
Heartland Symphony Orchestra
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000

Community Arts Access Project

Morrison
Recipient
Heartland Symphony Orchestra
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000

Community Arts Access Project

Morrison
Recipient
Little Falls Convention and Visitors Bureau
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000

Community Arts Access Project

Morrison
Recipient
Madhatters Community Theatre, Inc.
2020 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000

Community Arts Access Project

Wadena