Winter Yard Care Tips

Winter yard care practices can have a big impact on water quality. Learn how to manage snow and ice the eco-friendly way.

Hall's Island

The historic island in Minneapolis is being reconstructed to provide wildlife habitat and new opportunities for recreation.

Master Water Stewards

You can be a leader for clean water in your community. Join the Master Water Stewards program and learn the skills you need to protect our water quality and habitat.

What We Do

The MWMO is a public organization that partners to protect and improve water and habitat in our urban watershed. We invest in people and infrastructure to support clean water, and provide knowledge, scientific data and expertise to help manage our vital water resources.

About MWMO

Our Blog: The Latest

Master Water Stewards standing next to cistern.
November 14, 2017

Friends Turn Stormwater Problem Into a Cistern Solution

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Students painting a watershed trash can mural.
November 6, 2017

Art project inspires community to protect the Mississippi River

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Parishioners at the raingarden ceremony at Judson Memorial Baptist Church.
October 25, 2017

Church’s raingarden project empowers and educates all ages

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