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Middle River Community Club
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,310

Arts Legacy Grant

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Tri-County School District
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,100

Arts Legacy Grant

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Tri-County School District
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,500

Arts Legacy Grant: School Residency

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Badger Area Community Fund
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

Arts Legacy Grant

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East Grand Forks Campbell Library
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,540

Arts Legacy Grant

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City of Karlstad
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,800

Arts Legacy Grant

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Kittson Central School District
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,950
Arts Legacy Grant
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Kittson Central School District
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,090

Arts Legacy Grant

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Kittson Central School District
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,100

Arts Legacy Grant: School Residency

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Kittson Central School District
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,500

Arts Legacy Grant: School Residency

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Kittson County Fair
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,070

Arts Legacy Grant

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Marshall County Historical Society
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$630

Arts Legacy Grant

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Middle River Community Theater
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,600

Arts Legacy Grant

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Palmville Press and Publishing, Inc.
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000

Arts Legacy Grant

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Polk County Fair
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,000

Arts Legacy Grant

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Sons of Norway Snorre Lodge 70
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,147

Arts Legacy Grant

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Stephen Arts Council
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000

Arts Legacy Grant

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Stephen-Argyle Central Schools
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,500

Arts Legacy Grant

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Tri-County Schools
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,050
Arts Legacy Grant
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Tri-County Schools
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,325
Arts Legacy Grant: School Residency
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Tri-County Schools
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,500
Arts Legacy Grant: School Residency
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Farm By The Lake
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000

Arts and Cultural Heritage Grant for Small Towns

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DNR
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,007,000
Fund Source

This programmatic request will build on the DNR’s previous efforts to enhance and restore grasslands, prairies, and savannas. We will use the Prairie Conservation Plan and Pheasant Summit Action Plan to guide these efforts in a strategic and targeted manner. This proposal will work on a number of types of permanently protected habitats, most of which are open to public hunting, including; DNR WMAs, SNAs, AMAs, Prairie Bank Easements, State Forests, as well as USFWS WPAs and Refuges.

Recipient
DNR
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,983,000
Fund Source

We propose continued efforts to restore and enhance prairies, grasslands, and savannas on state protected lands (WMA, SNA, Native Prairie Bank) as well as on bluff prairies on State Forest lands in southeastern Minnesota.

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The Conservation Fund
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,475,000
Fund Source

This project will protect high priority grassland, prairie and wetland wildlife habitat with 400 acres in conservation easements throughout western Minnesota's core prairie areas. Grasslands represent one of Minnesota's most threatened habitat types.

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University of Minnesota-Extension
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$110,000
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$110,000
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$110,000
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$110,000
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$110,000
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$110,000
Fund Source

Funding supports an Irrigation Specialist to develop guidance and provide education on irrigation and nitrogen best management practices (BMPs). In this position, Dr. Vasu Sharma provides direct support to irrigators on issues of irrigation scheduling and soil water monitoring. She is collaborating on the development of new irrigation scheduling tools that help irrigators manage water and nitrogen resources more precisely. These tools help reduce nitrogen leaching losses in irrigated cropping systems.

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Houston Engineering Inc
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$26,477
Fund Source

This project will address Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA), United States Environment Protection Agency (EPA), and public comments on draft Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) studies and Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy (WRAPS) reports, preliminary draft TMDL studies, and public noticed TMDL studies and WRAPS reports for the Lower Red River Watershed and the Lake of the Woods Watershed and produce final versions of the TMDL studies and WRAPS reports for each watershed.

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Minnesota's Historic Northwest
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$94,718

To hire qualified consultants to develop a traveling exhibit on the fur trade in northwest Minnesota.

2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$55,250
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$53,500

Minnesota’s twelve regional library systems, which encompass more than 350 public libraries in all areas of the state, can benefit from a portion of the Legacy Amendment’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund. Through State Library Services, a division of the Minnesota Department of Education, each regional library system is eligible to receive a formula-driven allocation from the annual $2.2 million Minnesota Regional Library System Legacy Grant. Northwest Regional Library System (NRL) is a consolidated regional public library system in upper northwest Minnesota.

2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$62,497
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$62,497

Minnesota's twelve regional library systems, which encompass more than 350 public libraries in all areas of the state, can benefit from a portion of the Legacy Amendment's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund. Through State Library Services, a division of the Minnesota Department of Education, each regional library system is eligible to receive a formula-driven allocation from the annual $2.5 million Minnesota Regional Library System Legacy Grant.

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COMPAS, Inc. AKA COMPAS
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$40,588
Operating Support
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Loft, Inc. AKA The Loft Literary Center
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$77,177
Operating Support
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North House Folk School
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$55,136
Operating Support
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The O'Shaughnessy at Saint Catherine University AKA The O'Shaughnessy
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$28,054
Operating Support
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Regents of the University of Minnesota-Duluth-Tweed Museum of Art AKA Tweed Museum of Art
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$31,272
Operating Support
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The Nature Conservancy
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,001,000
Fund Source

This project will advance the prairie protection, restoration and enhancement goals established in the 2011 MN Prairie Conservation Plan. It builds upon the successful model established in Phases 1 - 7 and seeks to protect 350 acres in fee without PILT obligations to be held by The Nature Conservancy, enhance 12,500 acres of permanently protected grasslands, and restore 100 acres of prairie and wetland habitat .

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Roseau River Watershed District
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$99,999
Fund Source

This is the second phase of the Roseau River Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategy (WRAPS) project, which includes: developing the Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) study, pollutant load allocations, watershed restoration and protection strategies, and conducting civic engagement.

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City of Hallock
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,000,000
Fund Source

The City of Hallock will restore and enhance habitat to facilitate fish passage by retrofitting the existing Hallock Dam on the South Branch of the Two Rivers and re-establishing a stable riffle-pool habitat downstream, as funding allows. The existing 11-foot high dam will be modified with a rock-arch rapids fishway that will provide lake sturgeon and walleye spawning habitat and reconnect more than 30 miles and in excess of 300 acres of high quality, diverse habitat along the South Branch.

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USGS North Dakota Water Science Center
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$20,000
Fund Source

This is a joint project between the United States Geological Survey (USGS), Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA), North Dakota, and Manitoba. The project is a basin-wide, up-to-date water quality trend analysis using the "QWTrend" program for approximately 40 bi-national river sites to review nutrients, total suspended solids, total dissolved solids, sulfate and chloride from 1980 - 2015.

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Minnesota's Historic Northwest
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,800

To create 30 entries on World War I in Northwest Minnesota for the MNopedia project for online research.