News Releases: March 2015

Three northeast Minnesota water quality reports offer good news for outdoor enthusiasts Monday, March 30, 2015

Water quality in two northeastern Minnesota watersheds is considered outstanding, and in a third, many streams have exceptionally high water quality.

Media availability today: Proposed approach for protecting wild rice from excess sulfate Tuesday, March 24, 2015

If you can’t attend in person, those interested can call in to the media availability session.

Lack of permits a foul for sporting goods manufacturer Monday, March 16, 2015

Under an agreement with the MPCA, Rawlings Sporting Goods Co. Inc. must establish recordkeeping for its air emissions permit and pay a $78,000 penalty to the state.

Duluth's U.S. Steel Superfund site informational meeting set for March 16 Thursday, March 5, 2015

MPCA staff will discuss the site’s past, recent and upcoming remediation activities on land and in the St. Louis River.

MPCA seeks comment on environmental assessment of wastewater treatment system for Afton Monday, March 2, 2015

A 30-day comment period will end April 1, 2015.