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East Side Neighborhood Services youth become ‘water watchers’

Like many of us, James Taborda-Whitt hadn't spent much time thinking about the value of the Mississippi River and its surrounding watershed. Sure, it's one of the largest rivers in the world and starts right here in Minnesota. But beyond its name and location on a map, he never contemplated its...

A rain simulator in use near U.S. Bank Stadium.
October 2, 2017

Which surfaces generate the most pollution in downtown Minneapolis?

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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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City of Minneapolis erosion monitoring interns driving to a construction site.
September 19, 2017

In Minneapolis, interns patrol the streets for signs of pollution

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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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MWMO and Barr Engineering staff collecting sediment samples in Old Bassett Creek Tunnel.
August 2, 2017

Uncovering the condition of the Old Bassett Creek Tunnel

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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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