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Conservation Minnesota Responds To Newly Launched Bipartisan Effort To Increase Renewable Energy Standard

Conservation Minnesota Responds To Newly Launched Bipartisan Effort To Increase Renewable Energy Standard

“Today’s announcement a giant opportunity to create vibrant and healthy communities throughout our state…” Continue reading

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Toxic chemicals: what’s all the fuss?

Toxic chemicals: what’s all the fuss?

An important pillar of conservation is minimizing toxic chemicals in our own homes, but many questions come up when we discuss this subject. Are these chemicals truly “toxic”? Continue reading

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Champlin’s Solar Solution

Champlin’s Solar Solution

Champlin’s project has been making a very real difference in the community for almost three years now in the form of cheaper electric bills and helping to create the next generation of clean energy jobs in our state Continue reading

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Rochester’s Excited About Germany’s Energy Innovation

Rochester’s Excited About Germany’s Energy Innovation

Rochester is excited about the German Energy Partnership that was initiated last spring. What’s been going on and what’s on the horizon? Continue reading

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Seeds of Promise: Minnesota’s Leadership on Pollinators

Seeds of Promise: Minnesota’s Leadership on Pollinators

In 2016, Governor Dayton’s Executive Order to protect pollinators set a new national standard, but what exactly does this mean for Minnesota? What does it look like to be a leader of pollinator protection? Check out this blog post to find out! Continue reading

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Outdoor Heritage and Clean Water Fund Appropriations

Outdoor Heritage and Clean Water Fund Appropriations

our support for the implementation of the full recommendations of the Lessard-Sams Outdoor Heritage Council (LSOHC) for the Outdoor Heritage Fund of the Legacy Amendment Continue reading

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My conservation New Year’s resolutions

My conservation New Year’s resolutions

I like to think that I’m a good steward of our natural resources here in Minnesota and my carbon footprint is small. Continue reading

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Our support of the buffer law

Our support of the buffer law

We recently wrote a letter to Minnesota Representatives Dan Fabian and Paul Anderson with comments showing our views on the buffer law. Continue reading

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Lake Cornelia Needs Our Help

Lake Cornelia Needs Our Help

I was glad to see this issue addressed, after all Lake Cornelia has a number of problems these days including a major break out of toxic blue-green algae that happened this past fall. Continue reading

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Trout Populations Bouncing Back in the Whitewater

Trout Populations Bouncing Back in the Whitewater

After a massive kill of over 10,000 fish in the Whitewater River last year, the DNR says populations are on the rebound. But, if they won’t say what caused it, how can it be prevented from happening again? Continue reading

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