Waterfront Bulletin is a monthly e-newsletter featuring timely updates on impaired waters, watershed project funding, and activities related to water restoration and protection throughout Minnesota.
- Extremely wet 2019 dampened, but didn't drown MPCA bio, water quality monitoring efforts
- Speaking of monitoring, citizen volunteers are a big help to the MPCA. Here's how to become one
- MPCA grants available for community strategies to adapt to climate change
- Farm-city collaboration helps Waverly Lake
- Green house gas emission estimates now part of environmental review for large feedlots. Part of state focus on climate change
- Protecting our unpolluted waters
- Ag-urban partnership to help the Minnesota River
- Minnesota lakes and streams need a low-salt diet
- Crookston students studying freshwater sponges in MN, some not reported before
- U of M, MPR share "secrets" to protecting your septic system (and by extension human health and the environment)
- MPCA holding meetings to discuss proposed water quality fee increase
- Punxsutawney Phil says spring (and monitoring season?) will be early this year
Closed. Grant money to research, develop, and implement strategies for communities to adapt to the impacts of climate change and improve community resilience while achieving positive environmental outcomes.
Missed it by that much
- Reports: Farm BMPs help air quality as well as water quality
- Registration now open for the 2019 Minnesota Environmental Congress
- Wet weather highlights need for proper manure applications
- New resources available for cities working to reduce chloride pollution
- Tis the season for smart salting training
- MAWD convention set for Dec. 5-7, SWCD convention for Dec. 8-10
- EPA approves several TMDL studies
Agriculture accounts for approximately one-quarter of Minnesota’s greenhouse gas emissions, so strategies to reduce emissions from this sector are critical to reaching statewide goals.
Editor: Cathy Malakowsky, 507-206-2608
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