Wednesday, April 18, 2018
More than 1,300 citizen monitors gather data for the MPCA, but more are needed to reach the 69,000 miles of rivers and more than 12,000 lakes in the state.
Tuesday, April 17, 2018
Buffer strips are the top water-quality improvement strategy in the South Fork Crow River watershed, according to new draft reports released by the MPCA.
Monday, April 16, 2018
Northern Metals plans to construct a scrap-metal recycling center in Becker’s general industrial area.
A new barn for 2,400 finishing hogs will expand the operation to maximum capacity of 4,800.
It started in 1998 with 17 volunteers monitoring the health of 22 stream sites in southeast Minnesota. Today there are more than 400 volunteers and 500 stream sites across Minnesota.
Thursday, April 12, 2018
Wednesday, April 11, 2018
The MPCA released a draft state plan for public comment in February of 2018, and the final version balances and reflects the large amount of wide-ranging input heard.
Monday, April 9, 2018
Spring Valley Farms LLP is proposing to build two new swine feedlots and expand an existing site about four miles northeast of Nashua in the northwest corner of Grant County.
Monday, April 2, 2018
To significantly improve water quality, the MPCA and its partners recommend that landowners make voluntary changes to their agricultural practices.
Thursday, March 22, 2018
More than 400 volunteers monitor 500 stream sites across the state as part of the Citizen Stream Monitoring program.
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Potential projects that could be funded include switching to water-based or low-VOC solvents, inks, coatings or cleaners, or buying alternative process equipment or vehicles.