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Healthy Lawns for Healthy Water

Our lawns and gardens are places for us to relax, and help connect us to the land, soils, and water at our homes. Turfgrass and lawns are particular in their needs and can prove tough to manage, though keeping your turfgrass in good health also can help water...

The underground stormwater infiltration gallery under construction at the City of Minneapolis' East Side Storage and Maintenance Facility.
April 17, 2020

MWMO and Partners Gear Up for 2020 Green Infrastructure Projects

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A woman and child sit on a curb next to a cleaned storm grate.
April 8, 2020

Four Things You Can Do to Celebrate Earth Day This Year

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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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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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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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An updated design for the Columbia Golf Course stormwater improvements.
February 6, 2020

Northern Columbia Golf Course and Columbia Park Project Update – February 2020

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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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January 24, 2020

Twin Cities first ‘eco-mosque’ hoping to solve flooding issue, bring community together

KSTP-TV

A Minneapolis mosque plagued with flooding issues is getting a much-needed makeover. Thanks to grant money from the Mississippi Watershed Management Organization and Hennepin County, the Masjid An-Nur mosque is set to become the first “eco-mosque” in the Twin Cities.
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