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Recipient
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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Erin Poore
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$334

Artist Mentor Program

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Vincent G. Rose
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$334

Artist Mentor Program

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Maizey D. Gilbert
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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Erin Poore
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$310
Artist Mentor Program
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Park Rapids Lakes Area Arts Council
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,282
Youth Music and Arts Showcase IV
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White Earth Tribal and Community College
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,956
Elemental Arts: Natural ôWildö Plant Dyes and Papermaking Workshop and Exhibit
Recipient
American Civil Liberties Union of Minnesota
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000
Art From Within 2013
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Bemidji Symphony Orchestra
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000
Music and Peace: A Native American Perspective
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Headwaters Center for Lifelong Learning
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,970
Our Shared Heritage as Shown Through Art
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Nemeth Art Center
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,690
Nemeth Art Center Visiting Artist Series
Recipient
Park Rapids Lakes Area Arts Council
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,818
Youth Music and Arts Showcase V
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Bemidji Community Arts Council, Inc. AKA Bemidji Community Arts Center
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000
Arts and Cultural Heritage Grant
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Headwaters School of Music and the Arts
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000
Arts and Cultural Heritage Grant
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Paul Bunyan Playhouse, Inc.
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000
Arts and Cultural Heritage Grant
Recipient
Headwaters School of Music and the Arts
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,745
Arts/Cultural Heritage Grant
Recipient
Northern Light Opera Company, Inc. AKA Northern Light Opera Company
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,225
Arts/Cultural Heritage Grant
Recipient
Paul Bunyan Playhouse, Inc.
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000
Arts/Cultural Heritage Grant
Recipient
Northern Light Opera Company, Inc. AKA Northern Light Opera Company
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000
Arts/Cultural Heritage Grant
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Minnesota State Academy for the Blind
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,500
Arts in Education Residency
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Saint James Home of Duluth, Inc. AKA Woodland Hills
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$39,331
Arts Learning
Recipient
CLIMB Theatre, Inc. AKA CLIMB Theatre
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$82,778

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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Loft, Inc. AKA The Loft Literary Center
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$18,017
Arts Learning
Recipient
MacPhail Center for Music
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$89,393
Arts Learning
Recipient
Pan Asian Arts Alliance
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$55,800
Arts Learning
Recipient
CLIMB Theatre, Inc. AKA CLIMB Theatre
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$150,000
Arts Learning
Recipient
Stuart Pimsler Dance and Theater
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$47,200
Arts Learning
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Ulen-Hitterdal Public Schools
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,020

Fall Legacy Individual Grant

Recipient
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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Minnesota Pollution Control Agency
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$800,000
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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.

Recipient
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.

Recipient
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.