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Recipient
University of Minnesota
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$500,000
Fund Source

These funds are being used to systematically collect data and produce statistically valid estimates of the rate of soil erosion and tracking the adoption of high residue cropping systems in in the 67 counties with greater than 30% land in agricultural row crop production. Designed to establish a long term program in Minnesota to collect data and produce county, watershed, and state wide estimates of soil erosion caused by water and wind along with tracking adoption of conservation measures to address erosion.

Recipient
University of Minnesota
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$500,000
Fund Source

These funds are being used to systematically collect data and produce statistically valid estimates of the rate of soil erosion and tracking the adoption of high residue cropping systems in counties with greater than 30% land in agricultural row crop production. Designed to establish a long term program in Minnesota to collect data and produce county, watershed, and state wide estimates of soil erosion caused by water and wind along with tracking adoption of conservation measures to address erosion.

Recipient
Pheasants Forever
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,620,000
Fund Source

This proposal accelerates the permanent protection of 900 acres of wetlands (225 acres) and grasslands (675 acres) as Waterfowl Production Areas open to public hunting in Minnesota.

Recipient
Pheasants Forever
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,452,000
Fund Source

This proposal accelerates the protection of 900 acres of prairie grassland, wetland, and other wildlife habitat as State Wildlife Management Areas open to public hunting.

Recipient
Minnesota Zoo
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$269,000

As Minnesota’s state Zoo, we are committed to ensuring that our programs are accessible to all our citizens – regardless of age, geographic location, disability or background. “Zoo Unlimited” is our community outreach and access initiative that unites a wide range of programs and policies designed to ensure every Minnesotan has unlimited opportunities to form stronger connections with the natural world. Legacy funds help us implement this program bridge barriers that keep people from connecting with all the Zoo has to offer.

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.

Recipient
David M. Luke
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Artist Initiative
Recipient
University of Minnesota-Extension
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$110,000
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$110,000
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$110,000
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$110,000
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$110,000
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$110,000
Fund Source

Funding supports an Irrigation Specialist to develop guidance and provide education on irrigation and nitrogen best management practices (BMPs). In this position, Dr. Vasu Sharma provides direct support to irrigators on issues of irrigation scheduling and soil water monitoring. She is collaborating on the development of new irrigation scheduling tools that help irrigators manage water and nitrogen resources more precisely. These tools help reduce nitrogen leaching losses in irrigated cropping systems.

Recipient
Alexandria Public Schools
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Legacy Arts and Cultural Heritage
Recipient
City of Elbow Lake
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,920
Legacy Arts and Cultural Heritage
Recipient
Paulette Friday
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$16,840
Legacy Arts and Cultural Heritage
Recipient
Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$15,760

Legacy Arts and Cultural Heritage

Recipient
The Hoffman Economic Development Authority
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Legacy Arts and Cultural Heritage
Recipient
Kaddatz Galleries AKA Kaddatz Gallery
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,696
Legacy Arts and Cultural Heritage
Recipient
Regents of the University of Minnesota-Morris AKA University of Minnesota-Morris, English Discipline
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,410
Legacy Arts and Cultural Heritage
Recipient
The Nature Conservancy
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,032,000
Fund Source

This project contributes to the goals of the MN Prairie Conservation Plan by protecting 800 acres of prairie/wetland/savanna habitat; restoring 150 acres prairie/wetland; and enhancing 6,000 acres of prairies, wetlands, grasslands and savanna.

Recipient
Emmons & Oliver Resources (EOR)
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,329
Fund Source

This project will address United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) comments on the Preliminary Draft Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) study and Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) comments on the pre-public notice draft Watershed Restoration & Protection Strategy (WRAPS) report, and produce Public Notice Draft TMDL study and Public Notice Draft WRAPS report ready for public review and comment.

Recipient
Art of the Lakes Association, Inc. AKA Art of the Lakes
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,346
Operating Support
Recipient
Central Square, Inc. AKA Central Square Cultural and Civic Center
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,346
Operating Support
Recipient
Henning Landmark Center AKA The Landmark Center
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,763
Operating Support
Recipient
Lakes Chamber Music Society
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,505
Operating Support
Recipient
Phelps Mill Country
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,262
Operating Support
Recipient
The Prairie Renaissance Cultural Alliance AKA The PRCA
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,818
Operating Support
Recipient
Prairie Wind Players Community Theatre AKA Prairie Wind Players of Grant County
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,346
Operating Support
Recipient
The Red Willow Arts Coalition AKA The Red Willow
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,143
Operating Support
Recipient
Alexandria Area Arts Association, Inc.
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$11,154
Operating Support
Recipient
American Craft Council
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$86,781
Operating Support
Recipient
The Cedar Cultural Center, Inc. AKA The Cedar
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$56,361
Operating Support
Recipient
Coffee House Press
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$52,284
Operating Support
Recipient
Graywolf Press
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$78,021
Operating Support
Recipient
Hennepin Theatre Trust
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$413,103
Operating Support
Recipient
The Minnesota Opera AKA Minnesota Opera
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$280,552
Operating Support
Recipient
Minnesota Orchestral Association
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$493,696
Operating Support
Recipient
Ordway Center for the Performing Arts
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$370,167
Operating Support
Recipient
Penumbra Theatre Company, Inc. AKA Penumbra Theatre
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$66,401
Operating Support
Recipient
Regents of the University of Minnesota-Northrop AKA Northrop
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$78,783
Operating Support
Recipient
The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra Society AKA The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$225,530
Operating Support
Recipient
T. B. Sheldon Memorial Theatre AKA The Sheldon Theatre
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$28,052
Operating Support
Recipient
Theatre L'Homme Dieu
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$12,980
Operating Support
Recipient
VSA Minnesota
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$20,885

Operating Support