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Prairie Storm WPA Addition


Description


This proposal will result in protection of 78 acres that has native prairie on the site. These parcels will then be donated to the US Fish & Wildlife Service to become a Waterfowl Production Areas (WPA's). The acquisition of this tract will us to build on the existing 320 Prairie Storm WPA and allow for the restoration and protection of 29 plus acres of wetlands. The land will be managed consistent with the WPA system and protected as such.


Program Conservation Partners Legacy Grant Program

Status Completed

Dates 03/26/2010 - 06/30/2012

Project Manager Eran Sandquist


Grant Recipient Pheasants Forever Inc

Grant Recipient Type Non-Profit Business/Entity

Primary Funding Source(s) Outdoor Heritage Fund

Grant Amount $159,000

Expended $158,560

Statutory Reference M.L. 2016, Chp. 172, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Subd. 5(K)


Management Unit(s) Federal

Habitat(s) Prairie

Activity Type(s) Acquisition

Primary County Stearns

Outcomes


Latest Indicator Number of acres protected

Target 78

Measurement 78

Target Summary FY10 Grantees have until June 30, 2012 to complete their projects. Overall, CPL grantees are on track to meet their target # of acres and in some cases exceed those acres.