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Friends Turn Stormwater Problem Into a Cistern Solution

Story and photos courtesy Clean Water Minnesota. Where once rainwater pooled on a patio, now a series of gardens flourish at the T. Rex Coffee and Cookie Café on University Ave. in St. Paul. A 1,150 gallon cistern — a giant green rain barrel — sits outside the airy “Art and...

Master Water Stewards and community volunteers stenciling a stormdrain.
September 25, 2017

Master Water Stewards program develops community leaders for clean water

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An aerial view of flooding in Port Arthur, Texas, on August 31, 2017.
September 12, 2017

After Hurricane Harvey, time to plan for a changing climate?

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Michael Chaney of Project Sweetie Pie.
August 16, 2017

Urban agriculture spawns North Side enterprise

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July 5, 2017

Master Water Stewards stormwater project hits close to home

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June 29, 2017

How a teacher used a raingarden to promote hands-on learning

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Green Team Alumni Intern, Yengsoua Lee, out on the boat with the MWMO monitoring team.
June 27, 2017

From Mississippi River Green Team to MWMO intern: Yengsoua’s avenue to success

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A downspout with a plastic extension
June 20, 2017

The simplest thing you can do at home to prevent pollution

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Monarch butterfly on aster flower.
May 4, 2017

Load up on native plants at these upcoming sales

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Students collecting river water samples.
April 25, 2017

High school students explore the value of the Mississippi River

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