News Releases: February 2016

Contaminated groundwater concerns mount in Minnesota Thursday, February 25, 2016

Up to 60 percent of groundwater monitoring wells sampled in central Minnesota are contaminated with nitrate well beyond the safe drinking water standard.

MPCA completes 10 enforcement cases in fourth quarter of 2015; 149 cases in all of 2015 Tuesday, February 2, 2016

In all of 2015, the MPCA issued just over $999,000 in penalties.