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Recipient
Pheasants Forever
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,061,000
Fund Source

This proposal accelerates the strategic permanent protection of 915 acres (220 wetlands and 695 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
Grant
Jackson
Kandiyohi
Lac qui Parle
Lincoln
Lincoln
Lyon
Martin
McLeod
Meeker
Murray
Otter Tail
Pope
Renville
Rice
Stearns
Steele
Stevens
Swift
Traverse
Wright
Recipient
Pheasants Forever
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,740,000
Fund Source

This proposal accelerates the protection of 1,030 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 acquiring tracts 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. These areas have seen the greatest decline in upland and wetland habitat.

Brown
Carver
Chippewa
Cottonwood
Douglas
Faribault
Fillmore
Grant
Jackson
Kandiyohi
Lac qui Parle
Lac qui Parle
Lyon
Martin
McLeod
Meeker
Mower
Murray
Nobles
Redwood
Rock
Sibley
Stearns
Swift
Watonwan
Wright
Yellow Medicine
Recipient
Washington County
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$236,126
Fund Source

Acquire 20.15 acres

Washington
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
Eden Valley-Watkins Community Education
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,200

Art Project

Meeker
Recipient
FungusAmongus Players
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

Art Project

Meeker
Recipient
Anna Garski
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

Artist Initiative

Washington
Recipient
Vanessa Ramos
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

Artist Initiative

Washington
Recipient
Miranda D. Kaiser
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$337

Artist Mentor Program Summer 2018

Otter Tail
Recipient
Sadie Marty
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$338

Artist Mentor Program Summer 2018

Otter Tail
Recipient
Chloe J. Schindler
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$337

Artist Mentor Program Summer 2018

Otter Tail
Recipient
New York Mills Arts Retreat AKA New York Mills Regional Cultural Center
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$12,272

Arts Learning

Otter Tail
Recipient
East Metro Symphony Orchestra
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

Arts Activities Support

Washington
Recipient
Square Lake Film and Music Festival
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

Arts Activities Support

Washington
Recipient
StoryArk
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

Arts Activities Support

Washington
Recipient
ArtReach Saint Croix
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$18,690

Arts Access

Washington
Recipient
StoryArk
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$15,000

Arts Access

Washington
Recipient
Ellie V. Gibbs
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$179

Arts Mentorship Program

Otter Tail
Recipient
Kamiryn H. Hubert
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$179

Arts Mentorship Program

Otter Tail
Recipient
Lizzy R. LaFond
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$179

Arts Mentorship Program

Otter Tail
Recipient
Neve L. Palubicki
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$179

Arts Mentorship Program

Otter Tail
Recipient
Madison C. Tharaldson
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$179

Arts Mentorship Program

Otter Tail
Recipient
Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City Schools
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,000

Arts in the Schools

Meeker
Recipient
Green Isle Community School
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,190

Arts and Cultural Heritage

Carver
Chisago
Dakota
Faribault
Hennepin
Le Sueur
Martin
McLeod
Nicollet
Rice
Scott
Sibley
Washington
Recipient
Minnesota "Over-60" Band
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000

Arts and Cultural Heritage

Blue Earth
Brown
Faribault
Freeborn
Meeker
Nicollet
Rice
Sibley
Waseca
Recipient
Music Saint Croix
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

Arts Activities Support

Washington
Recipient
StoryArk
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

Arts Learning

Washington
Recipient
Washington County Jail
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

Arts Activities Support

Washington
Recipient
Emmons & Olivier Resources, Inc.
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$14,950
Fund Source

This project will result in the final the Bois de Sioux River Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategies (WRAPS) report and Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) study. This work order will authorize the consultant to address all comments received during the public notice period and produce the final WRAPS report for the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency's final approval and a final TMDL study for United States Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) final approval.

Grant
Otter Tail
Traverse
Wilkin
Recipient
Comfort Lake-Forest Lake WD
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$144,000
Fund Source

This project proposes the implementation of 10 best management practices identified as having the lowest cost-benefit ratio as it relates to phosphorus reduction to downstream Moody and Bone Lakes with an estimated reduction to watershed phosphorus loads to Bone Lake by 90 pounds per year and to Moody Lake by 24 pounds per year. The Bone Lake watershed is at the ?top? of the larger watershed, making it an ideal location to begin work that will have direct improvements downstream.

Chisago
Washington
Recipient
Tetra Tech
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$49,491
Fund Source

This is the second phase of building the Hydrologic Simulation Program FORTRAN (HSPF) model for the Buffalo River watershed. The project will result in a completed model including necessary calibration and validation phases.

Becker
Clay
Otter Tail
Wilkin
Recipient
Wadena Soil and Water Conservation District, Darren Newville, District Manager, darren.newville@mn.nacdnet.net (218) 631-3195 ext. 3
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$14,338
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$14,337
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$11,500
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$11,500
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$76,724
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$33,852
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$114,991
Fund Source

The Minnesota Department of Agriculture has signed a Joint Powers Agreement with Wadena County Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD).

Becker
Benton
Cass
Crow Wing
Douglas
Hubbard
Kandiyohi
Morrison
Otter Tail
Pope
Sherburne
Stearns
Todd
Wadena
Recipient
Chippewa River Watershed
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$63,824
Fund Source

The purpose of this project is to create a shared plan for the Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy (WRAPS) process with roles, responsibilities, commitments and deliverables clearly understood by all (Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA), Chippewa River Watershed, and local partners). The MPCA and the Chippewa River Watershed Project (CRWP) will be working together to ascertain the level of involvement that local units of government and other partners want to engage in for the second round of the WRAPS process.

Chippewa
Douglas
Grant
Kandiyohi
Otter Tail
Pope
Stevens
Swift
Recipient
Long Prairie Chamber Orchestra
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,400

Community Arts Access Project

Todd
Recipient
Staples Motley Area Arts Council
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,175

Community Arts Access Project

Todd
Recipient
Wadena Area Community Band
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,000

Community Arts Access Project

Todd
Recipient
Whiskey Creek Film Festival
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000

Community Arts Access Project

Otter Tail
Recipient
Colla Voce Choir, Inc.
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,820

Community Arts Access Project

Todd
Recipient
Dreams United/Sueños Unidos
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,395

Community Arts Access Project

Todd
Recipient
Long Prairie Chamber Orchestra
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,000

Community Arts Access Project

Todd