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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
Damiano Center
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,438

Art Project Grant

St. Louis
Recipient
Duluth All Souls Night
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,125

Art Project Grant

St. Louis
Recipient
Matinee Musicale, Inc.
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,125

Art Project Grant

St. Louis
Recipient
North Shore Music Association
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,119

Art Project Grant

Cook
Recipient
Spirit Lake Poetry Series
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,125

Art Project Grant

St. Louis
Recipient
WDSE Public Television
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,775

Art Project Grant

St. Louis
Recipient
Wise Fool Shakespeare
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,125

Art Project Grant

St. Louis
Recipient
Mesabi Community Orchestra AKA Mesabi Symphony Orchestra
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,125

Art Project Grant

St. Louis
Recipient
Duluth All Souls Night
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,187

Art Project Grant

St. Louis
Recipient
The Duluth Superior Film Festival
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,125

Art Project Grant

St. Louis
Recipient
Lyric Opera of the North
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,125

Art Project Grant

St. Louis
Recipient
Matinee Musicale, Inc.
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,125

Art Project Grant

St. Louis
Recipient
North Shore Music Association
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,125

Art Project Grant

Cook
Recipient
Prøve Collective
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,806

Art Project Grant

St. Louis
Recipient
Wise Fool Shakespeare
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,125

Art Project Grant

St. Louis
Recipient
FungusAmongus Players
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000

Art Project

Meeker
Recipient
Ricardo Suarez-Talarico
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,000

Artist Access Grant

St. Louis
Recipient
CHOICE, Unlimited
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$73,347

Arts Learning

St. Louis
Recipient
Duluth Children's Museum
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000

Arts Learning Grant

St. Louis
Recipient
Lake Superior Chamber Orchestra
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,500

Arts Learning Grant

St. Louis
Recipient
Lake Superior Youth Chorus, Inc. AKA Lake Superior Youth Chorus
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000

Arts Learning Grant

St. Louis
Recipient
North Shore Music Association
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000

Arts Learning Grant

Cook
Recipient
Prøve Collective
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,230

Arts Learning Grant

St. Louis
Recipient
Mesabi Community Orchestra AKA Mesabi Symphony Orchestra
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,370

Arts Learning Grant

St. Louis
Recipient
Duluth Art Institute Association AKA Duluth Art Institute
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$32,319

Arts Access

St. Louis
Recipient
Duluth Playhouse
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$34,936

Arts Access

St. Louis
Recipient
Zeitgeist Center for Arts and Community
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$27,997

Arts Access

St. Louis
Recipient
Duluth Community School Collaborative
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000

Arts Learning Grant

St. Louis
Recipient
Minnesota Museum of Mining
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000

Arts Learning Grant

St. Louis
Recipient
Prøve Collective
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,640

Arts Learning Grant

St. Louis
Recipient
Reflections Dance Company
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000

Arts Learning Grant

St. Louis
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
Lake Superior Youth Chorus, Inc. AKA Lake Superior Youth Chorus
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

Community Arts Education Support

St. Louis
Recipient
MN Land Trust
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,094,000
Fund Source

Phase 5 of the Minnesota Land Trust's Critical Shoreland Habitat Program will protect approximately 0.6 miles of critical shoreland and 225 acres of associated high-quality habitat in Minnesota’s Northeast region by securing permanent conservation easements. This phase will build off major successes of previous phases which have protected approximately 2,500 acres and 75,500 feet of shoreland, leveraging $5.4M in landowner donation in the process.

Carlton
Cook
Koochiching
Lake
Pine
St. Louis
Recipient
Crow River Organization of Water
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$157,043
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$88,765
Fund Source

The project goal is to conduct water chemistry monitoring at five subwatershed sites and two basin sites annually from 2016-2019, based on flow conditions, targeting runoff events using protocols defined in the Watershed Pollutant Load Monitoring Network (WPLMN) Standard Operating Procedures and Guidance. The data collected will be submitted to Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) and used in the FLUX32 model for calculating pollutant loads.

McLeod
Meeker
Stearns
Wright
Recipient
Ironworld Development Corporation AKA Minnesota Discovery Center
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$20,306

Folk and Traditional Arts

St. Louis
Recipient
Ducks Unlimited
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,740,000
Fund Source

This Phase 6 request for Ducks Unlimited’s Living Lakes program will enhance 1,000 acres of shallow lakes and restore 50 acres of small wetlands by engineering and installing water control structures for Minnesota DNR and U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service on public lands and wetlands under easement. Structures will be used by DNR and Service partners to restore wetland hydrology and actively manage shallow lake water levels to enhance their ecology for ducks, other birds, and hunters in the Prairie Region of Minnesota.

Becker
Big Stone
Cottonwood
Douglas
Freeborn
Grant
Jackson
Lac qui Parle
Le Sueur
Lincoln
Lyon
Martin
McLeod
Meeker
Murray
Nicollet
Nobles
Otter Tail
Pope
Redwood
Renville
Sibley
Swift
Watonwan
Yellow Medicine
Recipient
MN Deer Hunters Association
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,938,000
Fund Source

The Minnesota Deer Hunters Association (MDHA), in collaboration with county, state, federal, tribal, university and non-governmental organizational (NGO) partners, seeks to continue the successful work of the Moose Habitat Collaborative (Collaborative) by improving nearly 10,000 acres of foraging habitat for moose in northeast Minnesota. The project builds on the Collaborative’s previous efforts to enhance forest habitat by increasing stand complexity and production while maintaining thermal components of the landscape with variable enhancement methods.

Cook
Lake
St. Louis