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Wright SWCD
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$139,700
Fund Source

The Wright SWCD applied for, and received, a Soil Erosion and Drainage Law Compliance grant in 2015. This grant was used to inventory Joint Ditch 15 (JD 15) for areas that could benefit from the installation of Side Inlet Control Structures (SICS) and vegetated buffer strips (buffers). JD 15 is known to have areas of significant erosion that effect both benefited landowners as well as a number of impaired waters downstream. The impaired downstream waters include Sucker Creek, Cokato Lake, and the North Fork Crow River. The JD 15 Inventory was completed during the summer of 2015.

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City of Otsego
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$575
To provide professional development for two staff members at the national American Association for State and Local History Conference in St. Paul, September 17-20, 2014.
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DNR
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,050,000
Fund Source

Many of Minnesota's wetlands have been lost and the remainder degraded.  Recent tiling and ditching have accelerated this situation.  Through this proposal, shallow lakes and wetlands will be designed, constructed, and intensively managed to benefit wetland wildlife and Minnesota residents.

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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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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.

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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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Cokato Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
To digitize part of a large collection of photo negatives in order to allow the public greater access to this historic resource.
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Wright SWCD
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$34,620
Fund Source

The Wright County Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) will implement a targeted fertilizer application program in the Ann Lake watershed, allowing producers to measure soil fertility and apply needed fertilizer more accurately, preventing over-application and consequent runoff of nutrients, especially phosphorus, into surface waters. Phosphorus reduction will help meet the goals of the County's Water Management Plan and the TMDL implementation plan for Ann Lake.

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Cultural Awareness Organization AKA Worthington International Festival
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Art Project
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Dassel Area Historical Society
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,950
Art Project
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Dassel-Cokato Community Education
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Art Project
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Hutchinson Photography Club
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,472
Art Project
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Minnesota Pottery Festival
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,970
Art Project
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Winsted Arts Council
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,390
Art Project
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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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Dassel Area Historical Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,824
Art Project
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Minnesota Pottery Festival
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,916
Art Project
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Winsted Arts Council
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,390
Art Project
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Central Minnesota Task Force for Battered Women AKA AnnaMarie's Alliance
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,206
Artist in Residency
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Delano Community Education
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,250
Artist in Residency
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Lake Sylvia Suzuki Flute Institute AKA Lake Sylvia Flute Institute
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,500
Artist in Residency
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Northwinds Elementary School
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,500
Artist in Residency
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SOAR Regional Arts
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,500
Artist in Residency
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Peter B. Nelson
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,250
Artist Assistance
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Alan M. Gerlach
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Artist Initiative
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Joan B. Iron Moccasin
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Artist Initiative
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David A. Mura AKA David Mura
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Artist Initiative
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Peter B. Nelson
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Artist Initiative
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Donna J. Rice
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Artist Initiative
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Susan D. Westley Seeger
2016 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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Laurie A. Schneider AKA Laurie Schneider
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,050
Artist Initiative
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Jody L. Williams
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Artist Initiative
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Benton Stearns Education District AKA Benton Stearns Voyagers
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,606
Artist in Residency
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Palmville Press and Publishing, Inc.
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Arts Legacy Grant
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Bemidji MusiCamp
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000

Arts and Cultural Heritage Grant for Organizations

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Gaylord Area Chamber of Commerce
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,000
Arts and Cultural Heritage, Arts Project