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Below are links to press releases and articles on programs that have received funding from the Outdoor Heritage Fund. These links have been provided by the project managers. They are listed in chronological order with the most recent releases at the top.

Date

Title of Release

Organization/Publication

Location

July/August/September 2013

Knife River Second Falls Fixed

Steelhead News

Duluth

9-27-2013

Mississippi River Northwoods Habitat Complex

Trust for Public Land

Brainerd

9-27-2013

About Mississippi Northwoods

Brainerd Dispatch

Brainerd

9-27-2013

Celebrating Mississippi Northwoods project

Brainerd Dispatch

Brainerd

9-23-2013

To the ducks' delight

Echo Press/Ducks Unlimited

Douglas County

9-21-2013

Dave Orrick: Fueled by Legacy dollars, Ducks Unlimited and DNR are rescuing Minnesota duck lakes

Pioneer Press

South Central MN

9-5-2013

Knife River Modified at Second Falls

Exploring the North woods with Sam Cook

Duluth

8-16-2013

Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge is an urban oasis

Star Tribune

St. Paul MN

8-14-2013

DNR to allow River modification

Duluth News Stribune

Duluth

4-26-2013

Migratory Birds Respond to Malardi WMA Enhancement Project

Ducks Unlimited

Montrose

4-26-2013

Proposed Woods Bay project may preserve pristine property

Brainerd Dispatch

Brainerd

4-23-2013

Ducks Unlimited enhances Shaokatan State Wildlife Management Area

Ducks Unlimited

Ivanhoe

1-4-2013

350 Acres in North Metro Area Protected for Hunting and Conservation

Anoka County

Anoka County

12-15-2012

Anoka County buys land for parks,hunting

Star Tribune

Anoka County

12-11-2012

DNR to receive Murray County land from Ducks Unlimited

Worthington Daily Globe

Slayton

12-04-2012

Celebrate: Mississippi River Northwoods is a reality

Brainerd Dispatch

Baxter

11-27-2012

With help of Legacy funds, Nature Conservancy leads effort to save, restore prairie

Pioneer Press

Swift

10-06-2012

Grasslands project tops Legacy Projects

Pioneer Press

4-21-2012

Harder Lake WPA enhancement project complete

Ducks Unlimited

Windom

3-21-2012

Spring migrants respond to Wolf Lake enhancements

Ducks Unlimited

Windom

12-22-2011

DNR designates Teal and Bolstad as the 46th and 47th wildlife management lakes

MN DNR

Jackson & Cottonwood Counties

11-27-2011

Gilfillan Lake WMA rehabilitation shows that proof is in the project

Mankato Free Press

Duluth

9-16-2011

Legacy Amendment funds help protect island in Burntside Lake near Ely

Minnesota Land Trust

Duluth

8-16-2011

Pelican Lake Shoreline Protected with Legacy Amendment Acquisition

Ducks Unlimited

St. Michael

5-06-2011

Members Make a Difference on Clean Up Day

Pheasants Forever

Lyons County

1-04-2011

New Legacy Amendment Dollars Preserve Critical Metro-area Land

Minnesota Land Trust and
Belwin Conservancy

Afton

1-04-2011

New Outdoor Heritage Fund Dollars to Protect Rare Bluff Prairie in Houston County

Minnesota Land Trust

Red Wing

1-04-2011

Outdoor Heritage Fund Dollars to Protect Arrowhead Lakeshore

Minnesota Land Trust

Duluth

12-21-2010

Smith Lake enhancement drawdown begins

Ducks Unlimited

Howard Lake

12-19-2010

Green Corridor Initiative looks to make Minnesota River Valley a tourist destination

Advocate Tribune

Granite Falls

12-04-2010

La Salle Lake region to become state recreation area

Park Rapids Enterprise

Park Rapids

11-17-2010

Nature Conservancy buys 160 acres near Mentor

Crookston Times

Polk County

11-15-2010

Nature Conservancy acquires 160 acres of native prairie in Polk County

Grand Forks Herald

Polk County

9-28-2010

Rice Lake Enhancement Underway

Ducks Unlimited

Winnebago

9-14-2010

Supporters kick off Lake Christina enhancement project

Ducks Unlimited

Ashby

8-31-2010

Volunteers Tour Smith Lake Enhancement Project and learn about benefits

Ducks Unlimited

Howard Lake

8-14-2010

More than 400 Acres of Prairie Conserved in Northwestern Minnesota

The Nature Conservancy

Minnesota

6-16-2010

Final 200 Acres Conserved On Dead Lake

Trust for Public Land

Dead Lake

4-26-2010

Jennie Lake Enhancement will Improve Waterfowl Habitat

Ducks Unlimited

Alexandria

4-23-2010

Jennie Lake gets makeover

Echo Press

Alexandria

3-31-2010

Curtis Lake Enhancement Begins

Ducks Unlimited

Marshall

3-18-2010

Anoka County preserves prime tract along Rum River

Star Tribune

Anoka County

1-26-2010

Green Corridor Inc. Get's Support from Minnesota Deer Hunters Association

Green Corridor Inc.

Redwood County

12-28-2009

National Park Service to assist Tatanka Bluffs

West Central Tribune

Redwood Falls

12-8-2009

DU and Dedicated Hunters Protect Shoreland on Fish Lake

Ducks Unlimited

Belgrade

11-17-2009

DU Breaks Ground on Outdoor Heritage Projects

Ducks Unlimited

Alexandria

11-9-2009

MN Trout Unlimited Improving Trout Habitat Statewide

Trout Unlimited

St. Paul

5-22-2009

Minnesota Trout Unlimited to undertake trout stream habitat improvement projects in 10 counties

Trout Unlimited

statewide

2-5-2009

Green Legacy

Redwood Gazette

Redwood Falls

2-2-2009

Outdoor legacy fund offers opportunity

Redwood Gazette

Redwood Falls

 

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