The Snake River Watershed and its water species are faring well in our changing climate, thanks to its undeveloped natural areas.
The University of Minnesota - Morris is hosting a COVID-conscious version of We Are Water Minnesota through October 19.
Above and beyond. MPCA recognizes the Cottonwood Fire Department for quick response and partnership in containing a fuel oil spill.
The MPCA is working to identify the sources of PFAS — a nearly ubiquitous class of chemicals — in our environment and find ways to tackle the problem that will have the most impact.
Once one of the most polluted rivers in the state, the Rainy River now boasts “good to excellent” water quality.
The Rainy River is in excellent condition. The river has made a remarkable recovery and now needs protection.
Minnesota is the first state in the Midwest to launch a pilot project to help fund the purchase of all-electric school buses and see how the vehicles perform in our state's harsh climate.
A malfunctioning septic system can be one of the more expensive home repairs — and a major threat to water quality — but Clean Water Fund dollars are helping.
The Get the Lead Out sweepstakes encourage Minnesota anglers to stop using lead tackle, and offer chances to win great prizes!
Be alert to the possible presence of toxic algae in Minnesota lakes and rivers. Blue-green algae can be harmful to both people and pets and are more common in hot, calm weather.
CWP loans help partners address unregulated sources of water contamination, such as failing septic systems and farmland runoff.
Roughly 65 percent of all chloride passing through wastewater facilities — 136,000 tons of chloride annually — comes from residential and commercial water softening.
If you must have a backyard fire, take steps to reduce air pollution and protect people in your community with respiratory illnesses.
Taylor Trucking Line in Northfield used grant funds from the MPCA to replace an older, polluting diesel engine in its terminal tractor with a new electric motor.
The MPCA has granted a contested case hearing on the agency's draft 401 water quality certification for Enbridge's Line 3 replacement project. What questions are being considered?