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  • Home - The Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge Trust, Inc. (Minnesota Valley Trust) works exclusively with landowners who wish to sell or donate their land to become part of the Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge.
  • About Us - The Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge Trust, Inc. - commonly called the Minnesota Valley Trust - is a 501(c)3 tax-exempt, nonprofit corporation. The Trust was created through a settlement agreement with the Metropolitan Airports Commission to "mitigate the impact on the Refuge of the north-south runway at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport."
    • Board & Staff - The Minnesota Valley Trust is governed by a five-member board of directors appointed by Friends of the Minnesota Valley, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, Minnesota River Board, Minnesota Waterfowl Association, National Audubon Society, and the Metropolitan Airports Commission.
    • Partners - Through collaboration, The Minnesota Valley Trust collectively conserves and restores more lands and works more efficiently and effectively.
  • FAQ - The MVT is a non-profit corporation that utilizes $26 million in settlement funds to mitigate the impact on the Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge of the north-south runway at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. The MVT is interested in working with landowners who wish to sell or donate their land to become part of the Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge and Wetland Management District
  • News - The Minnesota Valley Trust has purchased 300 acres on Perch Lake in Blue Earth County. Restoration includes major wetland work, planting of diverse grass and prairie seed mix, and installation of a new water control structure to the lake, providing a significant core area for more than 10,000 migrating waterfowl each year.
  • Contact - We'd love an opportunity to answer your questions! You can contact the Minnesota Valley Wildlife Refuge by calling or filling out the email form on our website.
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