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Prior Lake-Spring Lake WD
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$131,200
Fund Source

Lower Prior Lake was the target of a 2011-2013 diagnostic and feasibility study that identified projects and ranked subwatershed by phosphorus loading to the lake. This project is in a high loading subwatershed and includes three elements designed to reduce phosphorus loading and control rates and volumes of stormwater runoff: 1) retrofitting an existing ditch section with in-line iron-sand filters; 2) expanding storage capacity and creating wetland upstream of the ditch; and 3) installing a new control structure in an existing berm.

Recipient
Prior Lake-Spring Lake WD
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$58,000
Fund Source

Arctic Lake, while not listed as an impaired water on the statewide 303(d) list, both regularly exceeds the statewide phosphorus standard for shallow lakes and drains directly to Upper Prior Lake, which is impaired for nutrients Reducing Phosphorus to Arctic Lake will help reverse the current declining water quality while also reducing the loading entering Upper Prior Lake.

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Scott County Historical Society
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$1,010
To provide professional development for two staff members at the national American Association for State and Local History Conference in St. Paul, September 17-20, 2014.
Recipient
Scott County
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$437,107
Fund Source

Blakeley Bluffs Park Reserve. Acquire 114 acres for Blakeley Bluffs Park Reserve (JMJM parcel)

Recipient
Scott County
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$226,162
Fund Source

Blakeley Bluffs Park Reserve. Acquire 240.05 acres for Blakeley Bluffs Park Reserve (Albrecht Hutchinson parcel - year 2 of 2)

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’.The purpose of this program is to call attention to the pillar, but also to centralize and streamline reporting on other related programs within the pillar.

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.

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
Oyate Nipi Kte
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Art Project
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Christopher C. Faust AKA Chris Faust
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Artist Initiative
Recipient
Jessica R. Hirsch AKA Jess Hirsch
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Artist Initiative
Recipient
Valerie S. Jenkins
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Artist Initiative
Recipient
Melanie J. Lehnen AKA Melanie Lehnen
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Artist Initiative
Recipient
Judith A. Saye-Willis
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Artist Initiative
Recipient
Red Wing High School
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$750
Artists in Education
Recipient
The Cedar Cultural Center, Inc. AKA The Cedar
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$100,000
Arts Access
Recipient
The Children's Theatre Company and School AKA Children's Theatre Company
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$46,795
Arts Access
Recipient
Hot Summer Jazz Festival AKA Twin Cities Jazz Festival
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$42,000
Arts Access
Recipient
Interact Center for the Visual and Performing Arts AKA Interact
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$55,991

Arts Access

Recipient
Red Wing Arts Association
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$30,000
Arts Access
Recipient
South Metro Chorale
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Arts Activities Support
Recipient
Rochester Symphony Orchestra and Chorale
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Arts and Cultural Heritage
Recipient
Minnesota State Academy for the Deaf
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$10,000
Arts and Cultural Heritage
Recipient
Children's Museum of Southern Minnesota
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
Arts and Cultural Heritage, Arts Project
Recipient
Green Isle Community School
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$4,000
Arts and Cultural Heritage, Arts Project
Recipient
Sibley East Elementary School
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,230
Arts and Cultural Heritage, Arts Project
Recipient
Minnesota State University-Mankato AKA Mankato State University
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$7,000
Arts and Cultural Heritage, Arts Project
Recipient
Interact Center for the Visual and Performing Arts AKA Interact
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$64,195

Arts Learning

Recipient
Minneapolis College of Art and Design AKA MCAD
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$31,000

Arts Learning

Recipient
Minnesota Children's Museum
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$36,950

Arts Learning

Recipient
Kimber L. Olson
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$16,790

Arts Learning

Recipient
Asian Media Access
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$100,000
Arts Tour Minnesota
Recipient
Lauren J. Pelon
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$24,800
Arts Tour Minnesota
Recipient
Metropolitan Council/University of Minnesota - Minnesota Technical Assistance Program (MnTAP)
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$11,243
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$36,453
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$45,337
Fund Source

Working with the Metropolitan Council, the University of Minnesota - Minnesota Technical Assistance Program (MnTAP) is investigating the opportunity for water conservation by private industrial water users across the Twin Cities metropolitan region. Private industrial water users are defined as industries that use private wells for their water supply. This work is determining factors that encourage or create barriers for implementation of identified industrial water conservation opportunities.

Recipient
Scott County Historical Society
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$26,000
To catalog the Maurice Stans collection in order to gain physical and intellectual control over the collection and offer it to the public in new ways.
Recipient
Czech Heritage Club
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$3,005
Community Arts
Recipient
Savage Arts Council
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$5,000
Community Arts
Recipient
The Center for Irish Music
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$11,627

Community Arts Schools and Conservatories

Recipient
MIGIZI Communications
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$81,490
To complete research on the impact of the Federal Urban Indian Relocation Program in Minneapolis.
2018 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$433,189
2017 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$311,005
2016 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$493,555
2015 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$266,707
2014 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$274,500
2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$182,750
2012 Fiscal Year Funding Amount
$182,750
Fund Source

“Connecting People to the Outdoors- 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 ‘better develop Minnesota’s stewards of tomorrow through efforts to increase life-long participation in parks and trails.’The purpose of this program is to call attention to the pillar, but also to centralize and streamline reporting on other related programs within the pillar.