Working for a healthy and prosperous Minnesota
The MPCA monitors environmental quality, offers technical and financial assistance and enforces
environmental regulations in Minnesota.
We strive for clean air and water, sustainable lands, a better climate, and a thriving economy
Moving Minnesota forward
A foundation of science
Our pollution prevention, waste reduction, remediation, regulatory, and other decisions are based on the data gathered and analyzed by our staff and partners. Our goal is to use dependable data to make reasonable decisions and drive the most effective environmental restoration and protection efforts.