Green Corridor Legacy Program, Phase 4

2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount:
$1,730,000
Source: 
Outdoor Heritage Fund
Recipient: 
Redwood Area Development Corporation
Recipient Type: 
Non-Profit Business/Entity
Status: 
In Progress
Start Date: 
July 2012
End Date: 
June 2014
Activity Type: 
Land Acquisition
Counties Affected: 
Brown, Cottonwood, Murray, Redwood, Renville, Yellow Medicine
Project Details:
2013 Fiscal Year
Legal Citation / Subdivision: 
ML 2012, Ch. 264, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Subd. 2(g)
Appropriation Language 

$1,730,000 in the second year is to the commissioner of natural resources for an agreement with the Redwood Area Development Corporation to acquire land in fee for wildlife management area purposes under Minnesota Statutes, section 86A.05, subdivision 8, and for aquatic management areas under Minnesota Statutes, sections 86A.05, subdivision 5.1 14, and 97C.02. A list of proposed land acquisitions must be provided as part of the required accomplishment plan.

Fiscal Year Funding Amount: 
$1,730,000
Other Funds Leveraged: 
$0
Direct expenses: 
$1,730,000
Administration costs: 
$0
Number of full time equivalents funded: 
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s) 

Restore 100 acres and protect in fee 270 acres of prairie

Source of Additional Funds: 

n/a

Project Overview

This program proposal will help create a legacy of habitat connectivity, public access, and economic vitality based on increased outdoor recreational opportunities in the mid-Minnesota River Watershed.

Project Details

Project Manager

Bradley
Cobb
Redwood Area Development Corporation
200 S. Mill St., PO Box 481
Redwood Falls
MN
56283
(320) 493-4695