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Recipient
Department of Natural Resources
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,833,000
Fund Source

With these funds we were able to restore, protect, and enhance 24,611 acres of native and restored grassland in Minnesota. Much of this work was done through the DNR Roving Crews, a new program funded with these dollars that has significantly increased the state's habitat management capabilities. In addition to these enhancement activities we were able to enroll acres in the DNR's Native Prairie Bank Easement Program as well as acquire acres for the SNA program.

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Pheasants Forever with USFWS
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,280,000
Fund Source

This proposal accelerates the permanent protection of 887 acres of wetlands (353 acres) and grasslands (534 acres) as Waterfowl Production Areas open to public hunting in Minnesota.

Recipient
Pheasants Forever
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,350,000
Fund Source

This proposal accelerates the protection of 1,362 acres of prairie grassland, wetland, and other wildlife habitat as State Wildlife Management Areas open to public hunting.

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Hutchinson Public Library
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,385
To purchase a microfilm reader/printer to broaden public accessibility to microfilmed records.
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Crow River Area Youth Orchestra
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,220
2011 Concert Series.
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Crow River Arts, Inc.
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,769
2011 Writing and Visual Art Events.
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Hutchinson Theatre Company
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,800
Workshops and Performances for Area Youth.
Recipient
Dassel-Cokato Community Education
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,000
Art Project
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McLeod County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Art Project
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Winsted Arts Council
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Art Project
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RiverSong Music Festival
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Art Project
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Crow River Area Youth Orchestra
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,366
Art Project
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Crow River Area Youth Orchestra
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,322
Art Project
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Dassel Area Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,824
Art Project
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Hutchinson Center for the Arts
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,345
Art Project
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Minnesota Pottery Festival
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,916
Art Project
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New London Music Group
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,000
Art Project
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Winsted Arts Council
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,390
Art Project
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Joan B. Iron Moccasin
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Artist Initiative
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Mankato Area Youth Symphony Orchestra
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,000
Arts and Cultural Heritage, Arts Project
Recipient
CityArt Sculpture Walk
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,000
Arts and Cultural Heritage, Arts Project
Recipient
Gaylord Area Chamber of Commerce
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,000
Arts and Cultural Heritage, Arts Project
Recipient
Mankato Area Youth Symphony Orchestra
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,280
Arts and Cultural Heritage, Equipment and Facilities
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Greater Litchfield Opera House Association, Inc. AKA Litchfield Opera House
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,459
Arts Organization Development
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Winsted Arts Council
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,000
Strategic Planning and Apply for 501c3 Status.
Recipient
Friends of the Minnesota Sinfonia AKA Minnesota Sinfonia
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$38,706
Arts Tour Minnesota
Recipient
Biscay, City of
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$25,475
Fund Source

Evaluate alternatives to fix failing subsurface sewage treatment systems

Recipient
Biscay, City of
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,332,088
Fund Source

Construct sewer collection and treatment system for unsewered area

Recipient
Barr Engineering Company
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$18,020
Fund Source

This project will develop a Final TMDL report and Implementation Plan for the Bluff Creek Watershed.  The main outcomes of this project are the development of a Final TMDL Report approved by MPCA and EPA and a Final Implementation Plan approved by MPCA. 

Recipient
Barr Engineering Company
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$34,339
Fund Source

This Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) project will develop a TMDL Report and Implementation Plan defining the sources contributing to the impairments and outlining the steps necessary to bring Bluff Creek back to meeting water quality standards.

Recipient
Metropolitan Council/Environmental Financial Group Inc.
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$11,785
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$36,754
Fund Source

On behalf of the Metropolitan Council, Environmental Financial Group Inc. generated a matrix of water conservation programs with detailed information about the costs and benefits of the programs. Tools were also developed to allow users to calculate potential water savings, estimate program implementation costs, and test the effects of various water conservation programs and rate structures.

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Children's Museum of Southern Minnesota
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$33,664
To hire consultants to develop an exhibit on Dakota culture and history.
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Winsted Arts Council
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,248
Equipment/Facilities Improvement
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Crow River Drumline Association
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,565
Equipment/Facilities Improvement
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Hutchinson Theatre Company
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Equipment/Facilities Improvement
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Minnesota Pottery Festival
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,422
Equipment/Facilities Improvement
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McLeod County Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$11,258
Equipment/Facilities-Legacy
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Crow River Drumline Association
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$14,400
Equipment/Facilities-Legacy
Recipient
Children's Museum of Southern Minnesota
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$198,000

Building on the exhibit development community engagement process carried out through four successive Legacy grants, the Children’s Museum of Southern Minnesota will use the 2014-15 direct appropriation to complete fabrication and installation of several exhibit components for its permanent facility. Local resources, volunteers, and community involvement will be combined with museum expertise to complete this process.

Recipient
Southeast Minnesota Bluegrass Association AKA SEMBA
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,000
General Operating Support