Above and beyond. MPCA recognizes Scott Helfman and Lloyd's Construction Services for managing flood debris and solid waste.
Once plagued by algal blooms and murky water, Bald Eagle Lake in the northern Twin Cities near Hugo is now much healthier — meeting state water quality standards for the first time in 37 years.
Like any myth, the green variety may sprout from kernels of truth. But many are based on false or outdated information.
When we think of breathing polluted air, we often focus on how it affects our lungs, such as by making asthma or other lung conditions worse. But air pollution can also have severe effects on our hearts.
What to do if you find an old fuel oil tank buried on your property.
As part of the ongoing rebranding effort for Minnesota state government, the MPCA will implement a new logo that is shared with all state agencies.
The watery home of Duluth’s retired ore carrier William A. Irvin is one step closer to being cleaned up. The MPCA has selected a remedy that caps the Minnesota Slip’s contaminated sediment.
A landmark settlement will move a controversial metal shredder out of the city to a new, non-metro location.
Breathing smoke from backyard fires can be hazardous to our health.
From house-cleaning to fishing to repairing, here's a short list of to-dos for helping the planet.
The job of monitoring the quality of Minnesota's lakes and rivers could not be done without the help of dedicated citizen volunteers.
MPCA is offering a $9,500 grant to support a green chemistry and engineering intern project at a company’s Minnesota facility in the coming summer.
Years ago, it was common to toss trash and unwanted items in a dump, a ditch, or "out back" to burn it. Unfortunately, getting rid of our trash that way didn’t make it disappear.