Minnesota Moose Habitat Collaborative

2013 Fiscal Year Funding Amount:
Outdoor Heritage Fund
Minnesota Deer Hunters Association
Recipient Type: 
Non-Profit Business/Entity
In Progress
Start Date: 
July 2012
End Date: 
June 2016
Activity Type: 
Counties Affected: 
Cook, Lake, St. Louis
Project Details:
2013 Fiscal Year
Legal Citation / Subdivision: 
ML 2012, Ch. 264, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Subd. 3(e)
Appropriation Language 

$960,000 in the second year is to the commissioner of natural resources for an agreement with the Minnesota Deer Hunters Association to restore and enhance public forest lands in northeastern Minnesota for moose habitat purposes. A list of proposed restorations and enhancements must be provided as part of the required accomplishment plan.

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

Enhance 3,569 acres of forest

Source of Additional Funds: 

MN Deer Hunters Assoc., USFWS, Grand Portage Band of Lake Superior Chippewa, Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior

Project Overview

The Minnesota Moose Habitat Collaborative enhances up to 3569 acres of moose habitat in northern forests within Cook, Lake and St. Louis counties on county, state, and tribal lands.

Project Details

Project Manager

Minnesota Deer Hunters Association
460 Peterson Road
Grand Rapids
(218) 327-1103