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.
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.
The app allows you to go outside and point your phone at the sky. Then it tells you if it's cloudy, sunny, or raining — or many other things.
Learn how you can save water and money by check your toilets and faucets for leaks.
A traveling exhibit exploring the science and emotion of Minnesota's water will be at the Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County March 13 through June 17.
Scenic North Shore's increasing development and altered drainage have contributed to 7 impaired streams.
MPCA is accepting applications from organizations interested in becoming host sites for the 2018-2019 year of the Minnesota GreenCorps program.
The MPCA's five-year strategic plan focuses on 16 goals that accelerate environmental and human health benefits and better serve agency customers.
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.
Water quality in the Lower Minnesota River Watershed has persistent problems with excess phosphorus, sediment, bacteria, and other contaminants, according to a new MPCA report.
Do you wonder why people choose to drive electric vehicles? Here are some things to know about this new technology.
While sampling lakes and streams last summer, water monitoring crews found positive signs of the Crystal Darter’s existence and reproduction.
While scientists can’t ask fish and bugs how clean the water is, they can count their numbers and species to help find that out.