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Using Science and Engineering to Clean Up Downtown Minneapolis’ Dirty Stormwater Runoff

It’s spring, one of our dirtiest times of year in the stormwater management world. It’s the time when all that trash and pollution that gathered on the landscape and got buried under the snow starts to re-surface. Melting snow piles and rain mobilize that pollution, often before the street...

A rendering of the planned landscape at NorthPoint Health and Wellness Center.
April 5, 2019

Breaking Ground on New Green Infrastructure Projects in the Watershed

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Boys cleaning up trash in a park. (Shutterstock)
March 22, 2019

Plant Sales, Workshops and Cleanups: Our Complete Spring 2019 Guide

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City of Fridley snow plow trucks in a garage.
January 23, 2019

Upgraded Snow-Fighting Equipment Helps Fridley Reduce Water Pollution

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Close-up photo of a girl reading a book. (Shutterstock)
January 10, 2019

Help Your Kids Learn about Protecting Water with these Fun and Colorful Books

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An aerial view of the Mississippi River, with downtown Minneapolis in the background.
December 14, 2018

A Drone’s Eye View of the Watershed

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Nobel Peace Prize Forum workshop attendees study a map.
October 9, 2018

Augsburg, MWMO Partner with Cedar-Riverside Property Owners to Protect Water Quality

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A southwest-facing aerial view of Thomas Edison High School in Minneapolis.
October 8, 2018

Revisiting Edison High School’s Cutting-Edge ‘Green Campus,’ Two Years Later

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LEAF interns and their mentor pose in front of a herd of buffalo. (Photo: The Nature Conservancy)
October 2, 2018

MWMO, Nature Conservancy Partner to Forge New Environmental Career Pathways for Urban Teens

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A dog laying in a pile of leaves.
September 26, 2018

Everything You Need to Know About Fall Yard Care

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