The official Earth Day may only come once a year, but you can celebrate it every day. Here are some earth-friendly things you can do to help protect the air we breathe, the water we use, and the land we live on.
The draft plan details the first phase of spending settlement funds to replace large, older, dirtier diesel equipment or vehicles with newer equipment that runs much cleaner. The plan is open for public comment through March 19.
Before water quality concerns led to environmental protection laws, maritime and industrial activities left a legacy of contaminated sediment throughout the Duluth-Superior harbor. Progress on cleaning up remaining pollutants is often measured one slip at a time.