*Cottonwood, Jackson, and Heron Lake Pollinator Partnership


The grant will install 50-70 new pollinator plots throughout Cottonwood and Jackson Counties over a three-year period. The purpose is to provide habitat and food for endangered and threatened species such as the Rusty Patched Bumble Bee. The grant is in partnership with Cottonwood and Jackson SWCDs.
• Funded by BWSR
• Timeframe: 2020-2024
• Grant funds: $29,500.00
• Match: $7,375.00

BWSR Lawns to Legumes website

UM Bee Lab website

UM Bee Lawns website

Blue Thumb L2L Coaching website

"Being the Change" an ecological gardening blog series

Building the movement to protect pollinators