Accelerated Forest Habitat Enhancement, Phase 2

MN DNR

Quick Facts

Recipient: 
MN DNR
Source: 
Outdoor Heritage Fund
Recipient Type: 
State Government
Status: 
In Progress
Activity Type: 
Restoration/Enhancement
Counties Affected 
Aitkin, Beltrami, Cass, Fillmore, Goodhue, Hubbard, Itasca, Kanabec, Lake of the Woods, Marshall, Mille Lacs, Morrison, Olmsted, Pine, Roseau, St. Louis, Stearns, Winona

This program of on-the-ground conservation projects will amplify wildlife and ecological values of forest communities on Minnesota’s public forestlands. Our restoration and enhancement management will treat 7,396 ac at $112/ac.

Project Details

Status: 
In Progress
Start Date: 
July 2011
End Date: 
June 2016

Project Details by Fiscal Year

Fiscal Year(s): 
2012
Legal Citation / Subdivision: 
ML 2011, First Special Session, Ch. 6, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Subd. 3(c )
Appropriation Language 

$826,000 the first year is to the commissioner of natural resources to restore and enhance lands in state forests, pursuant to Minnesota Statutes, section 89.021.

Fiscal Year Funding Amount: 
$826,000
Other Funds Leveraged: 
$0
Direct expenses: 
$815,592
Administration costs: 
$10,408
Number of full time equivalents funded: 
0
Proposed Measurable Outcome(s) 

Restore 25 acres and Enhance 7,371 acres of Forest

Description of Funds: 
n/a

Project Manager

Cynthia
Osmundson
DNR
500 Lafayette Rd
St. Paul
MN
55155
651-259-5190