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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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City of Milaca AKA Milaca Parks Commission
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$14,920
Rec Fest 2012
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Franconia Sculpture Park
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$14,990

2012 Community Collaboration Hot Metal Pour

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Franconia Sculpture Park
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$14,616

2012 3-D Concert Series

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Big Stone Arts Council
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,604
Lakeside Writers Weekend
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Hayley Bercier
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$360

Artist Mentor Program

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Halle Berg
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$360

Artist Mentor Program

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Kaylin Bosworth
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$360

Artist Mentor Program

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Abigail M. Erickson
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$360

Artist Mentor Program

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Jenna Hogetvedt
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$300

Artist Mentor Program

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Maya M. Kruger
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$360

Artist Mentor Program

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Luke Andersen
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$334

Artist Mentor Program

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Erin Cain
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$334

Artist Mentor Program

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Cara Hovelson
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$334

Artist Mentor Program

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Danelle J. Hubert
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$168

Artist Mentor Program

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Madison Hubert
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$334

Artist Mentor Program

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Hailey Nelson
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$334

Artist Mentor Program

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Shayna K. Syverson
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$334

Artist Mentor Program

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Hannah J. Van Dusen
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$213

Artist Mentor Program

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Hanna M. Risdal
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$309
Artist Mentor Program
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Kaleb Freitag
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$310
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
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Augustus D. Holley
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
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Bemidji Symphony Orchestra
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000
Music and Peace: A Native American Perspective
Recipient
Minnesota State Academy for the Blind
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,500
Arts in Education Residency
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Chinese American Association of Minnesota AKA CAAM Chinese Dance Theater
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$29,869

Arts Learning

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Concordia College
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$8,900

Arts Learning

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CLIMB Theatre, Inc. AKA CLIMB Theatre
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$54,049
Arts Learning
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North House Folk School
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$19,500
Arts Learning
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Minnesota Historical Society
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$65,612
Partners: Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (MNSCU), University of Minnesota (U of M), Minneapolis Public Schools, St. Paul Public Schools Through this program, partners are extending the reach of National History Day in Minnesota. MNHS professional staff members coordinate school services with an emphasis on support for students from diverse backgrounds. Higher education partnerships help build college readiness skills for middle and high school students and strengthen the mentoring skills of Minnesota college students.
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Ulen-Hitterdal Public Schools
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,020

Fall Legacy Individual Grant

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MN DNR
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$245,000

With only 1% of Minnesota’s native prairie remaining, many prairie plant and animal species have dramatically declined. Of the 12 butterfly species native to Minnesota prairies, two species, the Poweshiek skipperling and the Dakota skipper, have already largely disappeared from the state and are proposed for listing under the U.S. Endangered Species Act despite being historically among the most common prairie butterflies and having their historic ranges concentrated in Minnesota.

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Minnesota Zoological Garden
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$380,000

With only 1% of Minnesota’s native prairie remaining, many prairie plant and animal species have dramatically declined. Of the 12 butterfly species native to Minnesota prairies, two species, the Poweshiek skipperling and the Dakota skipper, have already largely disappeared from the state and are proposed for listing under the U.S. Endangered Species Act despite being historically among the most common prairie butterflies and having their historic ranges concentrated in Minnesota.

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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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Lake Agassiz Regional Library
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$94,088
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$91,216

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. Lake Agassiz Regional Library (LARL) is a consolidated regional public library system in northwestern Minnesota.

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Lake Agassiz Regional Library
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$225,542
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$279,619

Minnesota’s Legacy Amendment raises revenue for Clean Water, Outdoor Heritage, Parks and Trails, and Arts and Cultural Heritage. Libraries are beneficiaries of a portion of the Arts and Cultural Heritage Funding.