Funding

How was This Project Funded?
Funds have been raised to permanently protect this 70-acre site. Generous contributions were made by the following:
  • 3M Foundation: $200,000
  • City of Maplewood: $425,000
  • DNR Natural and Scenic Area Grants: $500,000 (funded by Minnesota Environment and Natural Resources Trust Fund
  • Friends of the Mississippi River (FMR): $13,000
  • Grant procured by FMR, funded by Minnesota Environment and Natural Resources Trust Fund: $162,000
  • Individual donors
  • Ramsey County: $425,000
  • Ramsey-Washington Metro Watershed District: $175,000
  • State of Minnesota bonding: $318,000