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Minnesota Historical Society
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$15,000
MNHS Press will publish a book showcasing MNHS' extensive collections of bandolier bags made and worn by several North American Indian tribes around the Great Lakes. The book will include a tour of Minnesota's seven Ojibwe reservations, showing bags associated with each area, and profiles of master beadworkers who provide personal insights into the work.
Recipient
DNR
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,541,000
Fund Source

The Native Prairie Bank Program will work with willing landowners to enroll 420 acres of native prairie in perpetual conservation easements. Enrollment will focus on Minnesota Prairie Plan identified landscapes and target high quality prairies that provide valuable wildlife habitat.

Recipient
DNR
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,167,000
Fund Source

This proposal will accomplish shallow lake and wetland habitat work that will otherwise go unfunded. This work is called for in the Minnesota Prairie Conservation Plan, Long Range Duck Recovery Plan, and Shallow Lakes plan.

Recipient
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
Leech Lake Tribal College
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$23,709
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$18,911

Leech Lake Tribal College is commiteed to the goal of ensuring that Ojibwemowin remains a vital part of our culture for generations to come. This grant will play an important role in complementing that work and helping LLTC make Ojibwemowin more accessible to our community. The purpose of our grant propsal is to create more and varied learning opportunites accessible to students, staff, and community members in order to create more Ojibwemowin learners and speakers.

2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$501,438
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$613,201
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$736,809
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$640,271
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$711,218
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$732,000
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$393,000
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$412,250
Fund Source

“Acquiring Land and Creating Opportunities - A Parks and Trails Strategic Objective” is a program area representing DNR’s commitment to one of the four pillars identified in the 25 year Legacy plan. The Legacy plan identifies its purpose to ‘create new and expanded park and trail opportunities to satisfy current customers as well as to reach out to new ones’.

Recipient
Afton, City of
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,742,716
Fund Source

Construct sewer collection and treatment system for unsewered area

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
Minnesota Historical Society
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$94,724
American Indian undergraduate students from across Minnesota participated in this unique intensive 17-day residential program. The students attended on-site presentations throughout Minnesota and experienced hands-on learning about the museum and archaeology fields and other historical and cultural preservation organizations. Students also learned about various career paths and academic requirements for working in these types of organizations, both on and off reservations, as well as challenges American Indian communities face related to preserving tribal heritage.
Recipient
Minnesota Historical Society
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$50,000
The MNHS permanent collection includes more than 6,500 objects related to American Indian culture and history. MNHS provides responsible stewardship of these items, in accordance with the federal Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act and industry standards for collections management. Meaningful partnerships with tribal communities are the key to successful stewardship. In FY16, MNHS continued collections outreach programming by partnering with Dakota tribes and Ojibwe bands throughout the state and beyond.
Recipient
Great River Greening
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,208,000
Fund Source

The Anoka Sandplain Partnership (Phase 4) proposal will restore and enhance 917 acres of wildlife habitat on priority public lands principally within the Anoka Sandplain Ecological Region within the Metropolitan Urbanizing and Forest-Prairie Transition sections.

2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,375,000
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,375,000
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,375,000
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,375,000
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,375,000
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,375,000
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,500,000
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,500,000
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$525,000
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$600,000
Fund Source

The DNR is working with local communities and an interagency team to define, prioritize, and establish groundwater management areas in Minnesota. Groundwater management areas will have increased data collection and monitoring that allow the state and local communities to understand water supplies, uses, limitations, and threats to natural resources that depend on groundwater. This information will support detailed aquifer protection plans that ensure equitable and sustainable groundwater and drinking water use for the future.

Recipient
Crow River Drumline Association
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,820

Art Project

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Spicer Beautification Committee
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000

Art Project

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Lake Superior Chamber Orchestra
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,150
Art Project Grant
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Aaron C. Squadroni
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,857

Artist Fellowship

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Sarah Abdel-Jelil
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

Artist Initiative

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Maria R. Adams
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

Artist Initiative

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Trevor J. Adams
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

Artist Initiative

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Marion P. Angelica
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

Artist Initiative

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Christopher J. Atkins AKA Christopher Atkins
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

Artist Initiative

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Alyssa E. Baguss
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

Artist Initiative

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Douglas A. Beasley
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,972

Artist Initiative

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Ashley W. Benites AKA Ashley Shelby
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,486

Artist Initiative

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Karlyn I. Berg AKA Karlyn Atkinson Berg
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

Artist Initiative

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Ryan J. Berg AKA Ryan Berg
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,440

Artist Initiative

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Susan N. Boecher
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

Artist Initiative

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Rachel B. Breen
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,808

Artist Initiative

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James A. Brenner AKA Jim Brenner
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

Artist Initiative

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Steven E. Brezenoff AKA Steve Brezenoff
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,000

Artist Initiative

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Mark R. Brown
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

Artist Initiative

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Judith E. Budreau AKA Judy Budreau
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,700

Artist Initiative

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Blayze J. Buseth
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,921

Artist Initiative

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Eric W. Carroll AKA Eric Carroll
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

Artist Initiative

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Morgan E. Clifford
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

Artist Initiative

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Elizabeth M. Coleman
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

Artist Initiative

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Karlyn K. Coleman AKA Karlyn Coleman
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,255

Artist Initiative

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Jessica M. Culver AKA JM Culver
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

Artist Initiative

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Claudia M. Danielson
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

Artist Initiative