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MN DNR
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,500,000
Fund Source

We protected 22.3 miles of trout streams and 1.3 miles of lakeshore via easements (585 acres in total), and 7.4 miles (504 acres) of lakeshore through fee-title purchase. We enhanced shoreline habitat on 524 acres of riparian land, and instream habitat on 3.1 miles of trout streams and 0.5 miles of warmwater rivers.

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MN DNR
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,652,000
Fund Source

This appropriation funded 283 projects totaling 21,953 acres. The two largest types of enhancement were 112 woody removal projects totaling 10,160 acres and 134 prescribed burns totaling 10,082 acres. Additionally, we seeded 30 sites totaling 1386 acres, put in infrastructure for conservation grazing of 236 acres on 3 sites, conducted 3 oak savanna enhancements totaling 42 acres, and treated 47 acres of invasive species on 2 sites.

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DNR
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,880,000
Fund Source

We propose restoration and enhancement of prairie and savanna on WMA’s, SNA’s, and Native Prairie Banks in Minnesota and restoration and enhancement of bluff prairies on State Forest Land in southeast Minnesota.

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Pheasants Forever
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,815,000
Fund Source

This program accelerated the permanent protection of 2,267 acres of wetlands (465 acres) and grasslands (1,802 acres) as Waterfowl Production Areas open to public hunting in Minnesota. Over the course of the appropriation, PF acquired 18 parcels for a total of 2,267 acres which exceeded our total acre goal of 2,250 acres by 17 acres. Breaking down acres by ecological section we exceeded our acre goal for both the metropolitan area by 61 acres and in the prairie area by 346 acres. We have exceeded anticipated match of $5,125,000 by $771,500.

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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.

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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.

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Children's Museum of Southern Minnesota
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$147,000

CMSM opened its new permanent site with increased capacity to serve as an informal learning center that playfully engages children, families, and school groups in interactive experiences with the art and cultural heritage of southern Minnesota. With its current appropriation, CMSM is poised to strengthen its core as an institution that promotes arts and cultural heritage learning through continued

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New London Music Festival
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Art Project
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Worthington Area Symphony Orchestra
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Art Project
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Big Stone Arts Council
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,120
Mythic Writing: Exploring Your Personal Story
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Kaleb Freitag
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$310
Artist Mentor Program
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Maizey D. Gilbert
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$309
Artist Mentor Program
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Molly J. Hansen
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$309
Artist Mentor Program
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Samuel A. Harrison
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$309
Artist Mentor Program
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Ira Hoffman
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$309
Artist Mentor Program
Recipient
Augustus D. Holley
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$310
Artist Mentor Program
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Danelle J. Hubert
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$310
Artist Mentor Program
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Deanna J. Hurley
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$310
Artist Mentor Program
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Seth Keene
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$310
Artist Mentor Program
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Gryphon Lillis
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$310
Artist Mentor Program
Recipient
Claire Mathiesen
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$310
Artist Mentor Program
Recipient
Lee Mathiesen
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$310
Artist Mentor Program
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Erin Poore
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$310
Artist Mentor Program
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Hanna M. Risdal
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$309
Artist Mentor Program
Recipient
Rayne Salvevold
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$310
Artist Mentor Program
Recipient
Georgia S. Wagnild
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$310
Artist Mentor Program
Recipient
Josephine Wiersma
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$309
Artist Mentor Program
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Vance F. Gellert AKA Vance Gellert
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Artist Initiative
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Mathew J. Ollig AKA Mat Ollig
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Artist Initiative
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Robert J. Kern AKA RJ Kern
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Artist Initiative
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Palmville Press and Publishing, Inc.
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Arts Legacy Grant
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Bemidji Community Theater
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000
Arts and Cultural Heritage Grant for Organizations
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Bemidji MusiCamp
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000

Arts and Cultural Heritage Grant for Organizations

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Northern Light Opera Company, Inc. AKA Northern Light Opera Company
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000
Arts and Cultural Heritage Grant for Organizations
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Ballet Works, Inc. AKA James Sewell Ballet
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$40,000
Arts Access
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New York Mills Arts Retreat AKA New York Mills Regional Cultural Center
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$22,320
Arts Access
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Textile Center of Minnesota AKA Textile Center
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$28,475
Arts Access
Recipient
Minnesota Center for Book Arts
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$26,235
Arts Access
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Park Rapids Lakes Area Arts Council
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000
Arts Downtown Park Rapids Monthly Events
Recipient
West Otter Tail County Fair
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,000

To purchase signs, created and painted by a local artist, to identify West Otter Tail County Fair exhibit buildings that display creative fine arts or feature live music.