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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.

Recipient
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,416,000
Fund Source

Accomplishments of the appropriation include: i) protection of 3.9 miles of shoreline; ii) modification of 4 lake outlet structures to allow fish passage, benefiting 1,264 acres; iii) enhanced river and stream functions at 15 sites, benefiting over 17 river miles; and iv) enhance 4.5 miles of shoreline habitat on publicly-owned lakeshore.

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DNR - Fisheries & Wildlife
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,505,000
Fund Source

Ducks Unlimited and Minnesota DNR Section of Wildlife completed 26 project affecting 7,603 acres, including three wetland restoration projects restoring 97 acres, 18 shallow lake enhancement projects enhancing 7,154 wetland acres, and five fee-title land acquisition projects protecting 352 acres.

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Pheasants Forever
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,650,000
Fund Source

This proposal accelerates the permanent protection of 760 acres of wetlands (175 acres) and grasslands (585 acres) as Waterfowl Production Areas open to public hunting in Minnesota.

Recipient
Pheasants Forever
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,229,000
Fund Source

This proposal accelerates the protection of 680 acres of strategic prairie grassland, wetland, and other wildlife habitat as State Wildlife Management Areas open to public hunting.

Recipient
Children's Museum of Southern Minnesota
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$142,590

CMSM will build upon the work that began with its 2015-16 appropriation by (1) Remediation and further development of exhibit areas that promote Arts & Cultural Heritage (ACH) learning (2) Expanding ACH learning opportunities for new audiences at off-site locations; (3) Engaging an outside Evaluation Consultant to help plan/implement strategies that meaningfully assess ACH learning outcomes and impacts; (4) Boosting the Museum’s capacity to serve more school/early learning groups.

Recipient
Blue Earth County Historical Society
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,837

Blue Earth County Historical Society added of 126 microfilm reels of the local newspapers: The Free Press, Lake Crystal Tribune, Lake Region Times, Maple River Messenger and The Land magazine.  These additions complete the collection with what is currently available through the Minnesota Historical Society's microfilm lab.

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
Blue Earth County Drainage Authority
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$485,000

This project is a model for future drainage projects across the state and represents a fundamental shift in the way rural drainage systems interact with the landscape. This is a community-based water quality and treatment demonstration project in which landowners, local government, and state agencies have developed a watershed approach to improving water quality and replacing outdated drainage systems. The project will improve water quality, improve wildlife habitat, and develop a process for future projects by constructing water quality features within the 6,000 acre watershed.

Recipient
Minnesota Pottery Festival
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,995

Art Project

Recipient
Michael P. Torres
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

Artist Initiative

Recipient
Lesley N. Arimah
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,500
Research for a project focusing on pre-Colonial Nigerian culture that will culminate in a series of readings from a creative work.
Recipient
Palmville Press and Publishing, Inc.
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

Arts Legacy Grant

Recipient
Northern Light Opera Company, Inc. AKA Northern Light Opera Company
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000
Arts and Cultural Heritage Grant for Organizations
Recipient
Amboy Festival
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,000

Arts and Cultural Heritage

Recipient
Arts Center of Saint Peter, Inc.
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,000
Arts and Cultural Heritage, Equipment and Facilities
Recipient
Arts Center of Saint Peter, Inc.
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,000
Arts and Cultural Heritage
Recipient
Blue Earth Valley Concert Association
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,000
Arts and Cultural Heritage
Recipient
Children's Museum of Southern Minnesota
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,500
Arts and Cultural Heritage
Recipient
City Center Partnership
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,000

Arts and Cultural Heritage

Recipient
DalekoArts
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,895

Arts and Cultural Heritage

Recipient
Dance Conservatory of Southern Minnesota
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,000

Arts and Cultural Heritage

Recipient
The Fairmont Opera House, Inc. AKA Fairmont Opera House
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,000

Arts and Cultural Heritage

Recipient
The Fairmont Opera House, Inc. AKA Fairmont Opera House
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

Arts and Cultural Heritage, Equipment and Facilities

Recipient
Gaylord Area Chamber of Commerce
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,000

Arts and Cultural Heritage

Recipient
Govenaires Drum and Bugle Corps
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,000

Arts and Cultural Heritage

Recipient
The Grand Center for Arts and Culture
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,000

Arts and Cultural Heritage

Recipient
Madelia Area Chamber of Commerce
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000

Arts and Cultural Heritage

Recipient
Mankato Area 77 Lancers Marching Band
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,000

Arts and Cultural Heritage

Recipient
Mankato Area Community Band
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,100

Arts and Cultural Heritage

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Mankato Area Youth Symphony Orchestra
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,000
Arts and Cultural Heritage
Recipient
Mankato Ballet Company
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,000

Arts and Cultural Heritage

Recipient
Mankato Children's Chorus
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,000
Arts and Cultural Heritage
Recipient
City of Mankato
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,970
Arts and Cultural Heritage
Recipient
Mankato Symphony Orchestra Association, Inc. AKA Mankato Symphony Orchestra
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,000
Arts and Cultural Heritage
Recipient
Maple River School District
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,000
Arts and Cultural Heritage
Recipient
Merely Players Community Theatre
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,000
Arts and Cultural Heritage
Recipient
Minnesota "Over-60" Band
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000

Arts and Cultural Heritage

Recipient
Minnesota New Country School
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,000
Arts and Cultural Heritage
Recipient
Minnesota State University-Mankato AKA Kearney International Center
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,500
Arts and Cultural Heritage