Up to 60 percent of groundwater monitoring wells sampled in central Minnesota are contaminated with nitrate well beyond the safe drinking water standard.
News Releases: February 2016
Contaminated groundwater concerns mount in Minnesota — Thursday, February 25, 2016
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.