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Four Things You Can Do to Celebrate Earth Day This Year

On April 22, 2020, the world will celebrate the 50th annual Earth Day. Since 1970, Earth Day has helped raise awareness and motivate people and governments to take action on various environmental issues including water conservation, deforestation, climate change, habitat loss and pollution....

April 4, 2020

Environmental resources still available during pandemic

Southwest Journal

…While the service may be available in early April, the Mississippi Watershed Management Organization recommends waiting on your spring garden cleanup until mid-April or early May. That’s because most pollinators do not emerge until temperatures are consistently above 50 degrees. Throughout the winter and spring, many of these insects take refuge under leaves, in hollow […]
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MWMO sign sculpture at night.
March 26, 2020

Mississippi Watershed Management Organization Announces Additional Changes in Response to COVID-19

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A woman and child hold an Adopt-A-Drain sign.
March 24, 2020

Good Neighbor News – March 2020 – Yard Care Tips, Training Opportunities, and More

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An MWMO raingarden sign in a raingarden in late winter.
March 18, 2020

Help Protect Pollinators and Clean Water with these Eco-Friendly Spring Yard Care Tips

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MWMO sign sculpture at night.
March 16, 2020

Mississippi Watershed Management Organization Announces Operational Changes in Response to COVID-19

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Plastic containers filled with deicer swept up from a sidwalk.
February 18, 2020

Good Neighbor News – February 2020 – Yard Care Tips, Grant Opportunities, and More

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Audrey Cullen portrait photo.
January 29, 2020

Good Neighbor News – January 2020 – Yard Care Tips, Community Cleanups and More

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Story Map Path to the River Screenshot
January 22, 2020

MWMO Winter Newsletter – Project Updates, News, Events and More

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January 20, 2020

What’s killing Nicollet Mall’s trees?

Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal

[…] The DID and Mississippi Watershed Management Organization are talking with downtown property owners and holding training sessions to try to reduce over-salting of sidewalks and parking lots.
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