Since the Minnesota Agricultural Water Quality Certification Program’s inception under Gov. Mark Dayton in 2014, 365 farms have been certified across Minnesota.
The MPCA is providing bottled water and water purification systems to about 80 affected homes and will be testing at another 400-500 homes.
Climate change is posing many challenges for Minnesota, not least for our tree population. In an innovative response, the state government has begun a new initiative to introduce palm trees to Minnesota.
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 But many are based on false or outdated information.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.
Detroit Lakes hosting the Smithsonian Water/Ways travelling exhibit February 25 to April 9.
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.