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Outdoor Heritage Fund

December 17, 2017
More than $1 million awarded in Outdoor Heritage Fund grants
December 17, 2017 - 7:05pm
Dave Nehring, owner of Habitat Unlimited in Bismarck, kneels on Thursday, Dec. 14, in a privately owned plot of land filled with cedar and juniper trees planted in 2014 for one of the Outdoor Heritage Fund tree planting projects to increase wildlife habitat southeast of McKenzie. He is now a consultant for a new tree planting project with the North Dakota Petroleum Council. Mike McCleary / Bismarck Tribune
Planting for the Future project will add 55,000 trees in North Dakota
December 17, 2017 - 7:03pm
July 13, 2017
 A yellow lady slipper blooms in June 2015 on the Oakville Prairie west of Grand Forks. Prairie conservation in Grand Forks County is getting a boost from a $121,200 grant the Industrial Commission awarded to Audubon Dakota through the Outdoor Heritage Fund. Coupled with funds from other partners, the total grant is  $450,000. (Photo/ Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)
Grant benefits prairie conservation in Grand Forks County
July 13, 2017 - 8:23am
April 30, 2017
Brad Dokken
Dokken: Public land an asset, not a liability
April 30, 2017 - 9:00am
April 15, 2017
The Working Grasslands Partnership, a program funded in part by the Outdoor Heritage Fund, helps landowners transition their expiring CRP acres into pasture land with cost share support for fencing and water resources. Bismarck Tribune file photo
North Dakota's Heritage fund faces an uncertain future
April 15, 2017 - 4:13pm
December 22, 2016
Conservation fund requests forwarded to Industrial Commission
December 22, 2016 - 6:07pm
June 18, 2016
Workers continue to finalize installations of various amenities along the Crooked Crane Trail segment being completed along Patterson Lake. The concrete work was finished earlier than expected for the 1.8 miles of trail, which might lead to an earlier opening date than first anticipated for the recreation site.
Construction of Crooked Crane Trail around Patterson Lake ahead of schedule
June 18, 2016 - 9:57am
February 11, 2016
Outdoor projects to see less funding
February 11, 2016 - 7:56pm
December 16, 2015
Tree planting initiative gets most funding from conservation fund
December 16, 2015 - 10:56pm
October 11, 2015
Through September, more than $4.16 million in Outdoor Heritage Fund dollars has been spent on projects, including the creation of Johnny Gisi Memorial Park. (Submitted Photo by Bismarck Parks and Recreation District)
Conservation fund dollars bearing fruit statewide
October 11, 2015 - 8:40pm
April 21, 2015
State Capitol
House raises outdoor fund cap to $40M; strips guaranteed seats for Ducks, Pheasants
April 21, 2015 - 11:53am
April 17, 2015
Ducks Unlimited, Pheasants Forever would lose guaranteed seats on advisory board
April 17, 2015 - 7:34pm
April 1, 2015
Dem says GOP breaks promise with Senate vote to keep Outdoor Heritage Fund cap at $30M
April 1, 2015 - 5:01pm
February 9, 2015
Letter: ‘Profitable agriculture, abundant wildlife’
February 9, 2015 - 5:23pm
January 3, 2015
Quiet legislative session for North Dakota outdoors: Heritage Fund, handful of pre-filed bills on state’s agenda
January 3, 2015 - 8:58pm