Minnesota's Legacy

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Recipient
MN DNR
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,500,000
Fund Source

We protected 22.3 miles of trout streams and 1.3 miles of lakeshore via easements (585 acres in total), and 7.4 miles (504 acres) of lakeshore through fee-title purchase. We enhanced shoreline habitat on 524 acres of riparian land, and instream habitat on 3.1 miles of trout streams and 0.5 miles of warmwater rivers.

Becker
Beltrami
Benton
Blue Earth
Cass
Chisago
Clay
Cook
Cottonwood
Crow Wing
Dakota
Douglas
Faribault
Fillmore
Houston
Hubbard
Itasca
Kandiyohi
Lake
Morrison
Olmsted
Otter Tail
Redwood
Rice
Scott
St. Louis
Swift
Wabasha
Winona
Recipient
MN DNR
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$826,000
Fund Source

This program of on-the-ground conservation projects increased the wildlife and ecological values of forest communities on Minnesota's public forestlands. Restoration and enhancement projects in this program enhanced more than 10,000 acres of forest.

Aitkin
Becker
Beltrami
Cass
Fillmore
Goodhue
Hubbard
Itasca
Kanabec
Koochiching
Lake
Marshall
Mille Lacs
Morrison
Olmsted
Roseau
St. Louis
Stearns
Wadena
Winona
Recipient
MN DNR
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,652,000
Fund Source

This appropriation funded 283 projects totaling 21,953 acres. The two largest types of enhancement were 112 woody removal projects totaling 10,160 acres and 134 prescribed burns totaling 10,082 acres. Additionally, we seeded 30 sites totaling 1386 acres, put in infrastructure for conservation grazing of 236 acres on 3 sites, conducted 3 oak savanna enhancements totaling 42 acres, and treated 47 acres of invasive species on 2 sites.

Anoka
Benton
Big Stone
Blue Earth
Brown
Carver
Chippewa
Clay
Cottonwood
Dodge
Faribault
Fillmore
Freeborn
Goodhue
Houston
Isanti
Jackson
Kanabec
Kandiyohi
Lac qui Parle
Lincoln
Lyon
Martin
McLeod
Meeker
Morrison
Mower
Murray
Nicollet
Nobles
Norman
Otter Tail
Pipestone
Redwood
Renville
Sherburne
Sibley
Stearns
Swift
Todd
Wabasha
Wadena
Washington
Watonwan
Winona
Wright
Yellow Medicine
Recipient
Pheasants Forever
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,815,000
Fund Source

This program accelerated the permanent protection of 2,267 acres of wetlands (465 acres) and grasslands (1,802 acres) as Waterfowl Production Areas open to public hunting in Minnesota. Over the course of the appropriation, PF acquired 18 parcels for a total of 2,267 acres which exceeded our total acre goal of 2,250 acres by 17 acres. Breaking down acres by ecological section we exceeded our acre goal for both the metropolitan area by 61 acres and in the prairie area by 346 acres. We have exceeded anticipated match of $5,125,000 by $771,500.

Blue Earth
Clay
Jackson
Kandiyohi
Lac qui Parle
Meeker
Murray
Otter Tail
Pope
Rice
Sibley
Wright
Recipient
Farmers, Rural Landowners, and Agricultural Supply Businesses
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.

Anoka
Becker
Blue Earth
Brown
Carver
Cook
Cottonwood
Dakota
Dodge
Douglas
Faribault
Fillmore
Freeborn
Goodhue
Grant
Houston
Hubbard
Jackson
Kandiyohi
Lac qui Parle
Le Sueur
Lincoln
Lyon
Martin
Morrison
Mower
Murray
Nicollet
Olmsted
Pipestone
Pope
Redwood
Renville
Rice
Rock
Scott
Sherburne
Sibley
St. Louis
Stearns
Steele
Stevens
Todd
Traverse
Wabasha
Waseca
Washington
Watonwan
Winona
Yellow Medicine
Recipient
Sisu Heritage Inc.
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$100,000
To stabilize 10 structural elements on the Alex Seitaniemi Barn, listed in the National Register of Historic Places, and used as a cultural attraction.
St. Louis
Recipient
Arrowhead Library System
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$266,057
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$273,267

Minnesota’s 12 regional public library systems, which encompass 350 public libraries in all areas of the state, benefit from a portion of the Legacy Amendment’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund. Through State Library Services, a division of the Minnesota Department of Education, each regional public library system receives a formula-driven allocation from the annual $3 million Minnesota Regional Library Legacy Grant.

Carlton
Cook
Itasca
Koochiching
Lake
Lake of the Woods
St. Louis
Recipient
Hutchinson Center for the Arts
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,835
Arts Classes
McLeod
Meeker
Kandiyohi
Renville
Jackson
Cottonwood
Redwood
Recipient
Crow River Area Youth Orchestra
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,995
Interactive Recital and Concert/Alexander Sandor
McLeod
Meeker
Kandiyohi
Renville
Recipient
Kaleidoscope an Artists' Gallery
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,065
Fall Arts Events
Kandiyohi
Recipient
Kaleidoscope an Artists' Gallery
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,384
Fall Artist Exhibition Series
Kandiyohi
Recipient
Kaleidoscope an Artists' Gallery
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,000
2012 Artist Exhibition Series
Kandiyohi
Recipient
City of Spicer AKA Spicer Beautification Committee
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,825
Spicer Pole Project
Kandiyohi
Recipient
Willmar Area Arts Council
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,895
2012 Gallery Exhibitions
Kandiyohi
Recipient
Willmar Area Arts Council
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,350
Celebrate Art! Celebrate Coffee!
Kandiyohi
Swift
Chippewa
Meeker
McLeod
Renville
Lyon
Redwood
Rock
Recipient
Paul Benson
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$500

Art Study Opportunity for Youth

Kandiyohi
Recipient
Natalie Brouwer
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$264
Art Study Opportunity for Youth
Kandiyohi
Recipient
Nicole Brouwer
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$500
Art Study Opportunity for Youth
Kandiyohi
Recipient
Elizabeth Mangen
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$500

Attend Musical Theatre Camp

Kandiyohi
Recipient
Scott Lloyd Anderson
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Artist Initiative
Anoka
Hennepin
Scott
Stearns
St. Louis
Recipient
Linda M. Haugen AKA Linda Tutas Haugen
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Artist Initiative
Dakota
Hennepin
Rice
St. Louis
Recipient
Ralph G. Hepola
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Artist Initiative
Hennepin
Martin
Ramsey
St. Louis
Recipient
John S. Jodzio
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,800
Artist Initiative
St. Louis
Goodhue
Stearns
Blue Earth
Recipient
Kathleen A. McTavish AKA Kathy McTavish
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,800
Artist Initiative
St. Louis
Recipient
Moe L. Norton-Westbrook AKA Moe Lionel
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,700
Artist Initiative
Hennepin
St. Louis
Recipient
Patrick W. O'Keefe AKA Pat O'Keefe
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Artist Initiative
Ramsey
Hennepin
Stearns
St. Louis
Recipient
John P. Ratzloff
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,700
Artist Initiative
Hennepin
Ramsey
St. Louis
Recipient
Minnesota Association for Children's Mental Health
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$13,610
Arts Access
Hennepin
Ramsey
St. Louis
Recipient
Ten Thousand Things Theater
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$88,000
Arts Access
Anoka
Blue Earth
Carver
Hennepin
Nicollet
Olmsted
Pine
Ramsey
St. Louis
Recipient
CityArt Sculpture Walk
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,500
CityArt Sculpture Walk
Anoka
Big Stone
Blue Earth
Brown
Carver
Chippewa
Cottonwood
Dakota
Dodge
Faribault
Fillmore
Freeborn
Goodhue
Hennepin
Houston
Jackson
Kandiyohi
Lac qui Parle
Le Sueur
Lincoln
Lyon
Martin
McLeod
Meeker
Mower
Murray
Nicollet
Nobles
Olmsted
Pipestone
Ramsey
Recipient
Minnesota Over Sixty Band
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000
Arts and Cultural Heritage, Arts Project
Blue Earth
Brown
Carver
Cottonwood
Dodge
Faribault
Freeborn
Goodhue
Jackson
Kandiyohi
Le Sueur
Lyon
Martin
Meeker
Mower
Nicollet
Nobles
Ramsey
Redwood
Renville
Sibley
Steele
Watonwan
Wright
Yellow Medicine
Recipient
Lincoln Elementary
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,400
Charlie McGuire residency
St. Louis
Recipient
Mesabi Community Orchestra
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
"Pictures at an Exhibition"
St. Louis
Recipient
Arrowhead Regional Corrections
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,750
Create tiles for exhibition
St. Louis
Recipient
Common Language
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,600
Northshore Iron Pour
St. Louis
Recipient
Lake Superior Chamber Orchestra
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,580
Quartet Project
St. Louis
Recipient
Lake Superior Suzuki Talent Program
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Suzuki Fall Festival
St. Louis
Recipient
Lake Superior Youth Chorus
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Summer Vocal Music Institute
St. Louis
Recipient
Northern Lights Music Festival
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000

Music lessons (various)

St. Louis
Recipient
Terrence M. Smith
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
American folkdance performances
St. Louis