High temperatures and rain can lead to toxic blue-green algae blooms in our lakes and streams. This algae can be harmful to you and your pets, so stay out of suspicious green water.
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
Monday, May 28, 2018
The public may submit written comments on the Klemmensen EAW until 4:30 p.m. June 27, 2018.
Hot, sunny weather brings the possibility of air quality alerts due to ozone. But what is ozone? Find out more.
Friday, May 25, 2018
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
This work is funded by the Clean Water Fund from the constitutional amendment passed by voters in 2008.
Monday, May 21, 2018
MWPC has seen an increase in waste processing from approximately 43,000 tons per year in 2015 to more than 60,000 tons per year in 2017.
When lakes and rivers are polluted with phosphorus, sediment, and other contaminants, it can take years of effort and expense to restore water quality. But this restoration work is having an impact.
MPCA recognizes Marty Glynn for helping communities prepare for emergencies by helping to create MnWARN, the Minnesota Water/Wastewater Agency Response Network.
Tuesday, May 15, 2018
A group of volunteers built a 26,000-piece topographic model of the Whitewater River Watershed in southeast Minnesota.
Friday, May 11, 2018
Most of us prefer to eat foods that aren’t loaded with harmful chemicals. But what about the toxins that can end up in our chow during the cooking phase?
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
MPCA is accepting applications for up to 42 full-time GreenCorps members at local governments, nonprofits, and educational institutions statewide for the 2018-2019 program year.
Tuesday, May 8, 2018