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Benson Prairie


This project will restore 2 acres of Reedcanary field to prairie and enhance an additional 40 acres of existing prairie by conducting a management burn and increasing the diversity of forbs.

Program Conservation Partners Legacy Grant Program

Status Completed

Dates 04/01/2013 - 06/30/2015

Project Manager Michael Goodnature

Grant Recipient Ramsey County Parks and Recreation Department

Grant Recipient Type Local/Regional Government Unit

Primary Funding Source(s) Outdoor Heritage Fund

Grant Amount $20,000

Expended $20,000

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

Management Unit(s) County

Habitat(s) Prairie

Activity Type(s) Restoration/Enhancement

Primary County Ramsey


Latest Indicator Number of acres enhanced

Target 42 Acres

Measurement 42 Acres

Target Summary planned acres

Measurement Summary completed acres