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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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Springboard for the Arts
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$16,946
Arts Access
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Wilkin County Agricultural Society
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,368

To increase access to arts, cultural, and MN history programming at the Wilkin County Fair. Programming will include performances by a bluegrass band, dance group, the Red River Theater, and a one room schoolhouse reenactment. Attendees will also be able to read about the history of the fair on signs placed throughout the grounds, and learn about the history and culture of the livestock industry in the Red River Valley by taking a History Walk.

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Minnesota Trout Unlimited
2010 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,050,000
Fund Source

This program will restore and enhance in-stream and riparian fish and wildlife habitat in 11 watersheds across the state of Minnesota. The proposed projects will improve habitat for both game and non-game fish and wildlife species uniquely associated with cold water trout streams and provide expanded recreational opportunities for Minnesota anglers.

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Fergus Falls Center for the Arts, Inc. AKA A Center for the Arts
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$19,250

Legacy Arts and Cultural Heritage

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Kaddatz Galleries AKA Kaddatz Gallery
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,180

Legacy Arts and Cultural Heritage

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Fergus Falls Center for the Arts, Inc. AKA A Center for the Arts
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$21,820
Concert Series 2013-14
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Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County AKA HCS
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,630
German Culture Day
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Nordic Culture Clubs
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$6,000
36th Annual Scandinavian Hjemkomst Festival
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The Rourke Art Gallery Museum
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$13,867
Legacy Arts and Cultural Heritage
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Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,370
Legacy Arts and Cultural Heritage
Recipient
Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$600

Legacy Arts and Cultural Heritage

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Nordic Culture Clubs
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,500
Legacy Arts and Cultural Heritage
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The Sons of Norway, Heimskringlas Lodge 12
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,000

Legacy Arts and Cultural Heritage

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The Lake Region Writers Network
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,230
Legacy Arts and Cultural Heritage
Recipient
Fergus Falls Center for the Arts, Inc. AKA A Center for the Arts
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$25,500
Legacy Arts and Cultural Heritage
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Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,360
Legacy Arts and Cultural Heritage
Recipient
The Rourke Art Gallery Museum
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$13,460
Legacy Arts and Cultural Heritage
Recipient
Three Rivers Arts Council
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,870
Legacy Arts and Cultural Heritage
Recipient
Wilkin County Agricultural Society
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,250
Legacy Arts and Cultural Heritage
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The Nature Conservancy
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,610,000
Fund Source

The goals for this project were to: protect 1,200 acres native prairie/wetland/savanna; restore 250 acres prairie/wetland; enhance 6,000 acres grassland/savanna with fire, invasive species removal, and grazing; and continue a new prairie conservation model. This phase resulted in a total of 1,425 acres protected, 22,298 acres enhanced, and 110 acres restored. When combined with phases 1 and 2 of the Prairie Recovery Program we have cumulatively protected 4,070 acres, enhanced 58,134 acres and restored 314 acres using OHF funds.

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The Nature Conservancy
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,500,000
Fund Source

Goals for Phase 2 of the MN Prairie Recovery Program were to: protect 1200 acres native prairie/savanna; restore 250 acres grassland; enhance 6000 acres grassland/savanna with fire, invasive species removal, and grazing; and continue a new prairie conservation model.

Recipient
Minnesota Children's Museum
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$495,000

This funding is for arts, arts education, and arts access, and to preserve Minnesota's history and cultural heritage.

The Minnesota Children's Museum will develop a literacy focused exhibit to catalyze community engagement around early childhood learning and education.

Recipient
YMCA Youth in Government
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$125,000

The Civics Education Coalition will create opportunities for students, enrich teacher capacity to engage students, and build state-wide networks. Work will include an interactive website, online youth summit, youth conference, new lessons for educators, teacher institutes, and expansion of the statewide Civic Education Network and its activities.

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Minnesota Public Radio (MPR)
2011 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,623,500

Minnesota Public Radio is the state's largest cultural organization, providing 96 percent of the population with free access to some of the best broadcast cultural programming in the world. Minnesota Public Radio is using a grant from the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund to implement projects around the following four goals:

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The Nature Conservancy
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,901,000
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 - 6 and seeks to protect 200 acres in fee without PILT obligations to be held by The Nature Conservancy, protect an additional 100 acres with PILT for inclusion in the State's Wildlife Management or Scientific Natural Area systems, enhance 7,500 acres of permanently protected grasslands, and restore 100 acres of prairie habitat.

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The Nature Conservancy
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,032,000
Fund Source

This project contributes to the goals of the MN Prairie Conservation Plan by protecting 800 acres of prairie/wetland/savanna habitat; restoring 150 acres prairie/wetland; and enhancing 6,000 acres of prairies, wetlands, grasslands and savanna.

Recipient
The Nature Conservancy; USFWS
2019 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,893,000
Fund Source

The Nature Conservancy (TNC) and US Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) will cooperate to permanently protect native prairie and associated complexes of wetlands and native habitats in western and central Minnesota by purchasing approximately 540 acres of fee title properties and/or permanent habitat easements. Approximately 270 acres will be native prairie. Work will be focused in areas identified as having significant biodiversity by the Minnesota Biological Survey and located in priority areas in the Minnesota Prairie Conservation Plan (Prairie Plan).

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The Nature Conservancy with USFWS
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,450,000
Fund Source

This appropriation allowed the permanent protection of 887 acres in western Minnesota. These properties included 664 acres of remnant native prairie, 76 acres of associated wetlands complexes, and 8,500' of streamfront. For this phase we originally planned to protect 740 acres with a minimum of 375 native prairie. Both targets were exceeded - 120% of total acres and 177% of native prairie acres.

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The Nature Conservancy
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,683,000
Fund Source

The Nature Conservancy and US Fish and Wildlife Service will cooperate to permanently protect native prairie and associated complexes of wetlands and native habitats in western Minnesota by purchasing approximately 770 acres of fee title properties and/or habitat easements, with a target of 385 acres of native prairie.

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The Nature Conservancy with USFWS
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,430,000
Fund Source

The Nature Conservancy and US Fish and Wildlife Service will cooperate to permanently protect native prairie and associated complexes of wetlands and other native habitats in western Minnesota by purchasing 1,090 acres of fee title properties and/or habitat easements.

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The Nature Conservancy with USFWS
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$2,754,000
Fund Source

The Nature Conservancy and US Fish and Wildlife Service will cooperate to permanently protect native prairie and associated complexes of wetlands and native habitats in western Minnesota by purchasing approximately 820 acres of fee title properties and/or habitat easements.

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Art of the Lakes Association, Inc. AKA Art of the Lakes
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,851

Operating Support Grant

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Phelps Mill Country
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,851

Operating Support Grant

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The Red Willow Arts Coalition AKA The Red Willow
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,693

Operating Support Grant

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Alexandria Area Arts Association AKA Andria Theatre
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$9,830

Operating Support

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American Craft Council
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$125,041

Operating Support

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The Children's Theatre Company and School AKA Children's Theatre Company
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$266,228

Operating Support

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DLCCC, Inc. AKA Historic Holmes Theatre
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$32,113

Operating Support

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Fergus Falls Center for the Arts, Inc. AKA A Center for the Arts
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$20,058

Operating Support