Conservation Minnesota

Featured Stories

What I Learned At The Edina Home Energy Fair

What I Learned At The Edina Home Energy Fair

Energy policy continues to be a hot button topic in Edina, which is one of the big reasons I decided to attend Edina’s first annual Home Energy Fair on Saturday, October 7th .

Continue reading

Posted on by John Anderson | Posted in Energy, Climate, and transportation, Featured Stories | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment
It’s Up To Us to Tell the Stories of the Place We Love

It’s Up To Us to Tell the Stories of the Place We Love

My time outdoors has always felt like solitary time. But, realization that the natural places I love are threatened has made me an amateur storyteller, too. If we all did the same, what a difference it could make!

Continue reading

Posted on by Anna Richey | Posted in Featured Stories, Lakes, Rivers and Water | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment
The Adopt A Storm Drain Program Is Coming To Bloomington

The Adopt A Storm Drain Program Is Coming To Bloomington

Thankfully there are a number of programs that people can patriciate in right now to help improve water quality in their own community.

Continue reading

Posted on by John Anderson | Posted in Featured Stories, Lakes, Rivers and Water | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Starting an environmental advisory commission

It’s been great to discover that Conservation Minnesota can play an important role in helping to establish these commissions in communities where we work.

Continue reading

Posted on by Avery Hildebrand | Posted in Featured Stories, Lakes, Rivers and Water | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment
Could Your Community Benefit from a Seed Grant?

Could Your Community Benefit from a Seed Grant?

The Metro Clean Energy Resource Team has release a Request for Proposals for clean energy or energy conservation projects. Take a look at what projects have benefitted from Seed funding in the past!

Continue reading

Posted on by Julie Drennen | Posted in Energy, Climate, and transportation, Featured Stories | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment
Good News on Toxic Flame Retardants!

Good News on Toxic Flame Retardants!

Conservation Minnesota and Healthy Legacy have been working on state regulation to get these flame retardants (FRs) out of the products in our homes

Continue reading

Posted on by Kathleen Schuler | Posted in Featured Stories, Healthy Kids and Families | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment
What I Learned About Water In Coon Rapids

What I Learned About Water In Coon Rapids

On Tuesday August 29th, I spent the evening taking part in a major community summit at Anoka Ramsey Community College in Coon Rapids on water issues in the north metro area. 

Continue reading

Posted on by John Anderson | Posted in Featured Stories, Lakes, Rivers and Water | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment
Lumberjack Conservationists Succeed at Low Waste

Lumberjack Conservationists Succeed at Low Waste

Faced with less than three weeks to make Stillwater’s iconic Lumberjack Days Festival be low-waste, a scrappy Stillwater team finds a way to succeed

Continue reading

Posted on by Julie Drennen | Posted in Featured Stories, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment
SE Minnesota Turns Out for First 25 By 25 Town Hall

SE Minnesota Turns Out for First 25 By 25 Town Hall

Over 300 people showed up to express concerns about Minnesota’s water at the Governor’s first 25 By 25 meeting in Rochester–but just what were those concerns?

Continue reading

Posted on by Anna Richey | Posted in Featured Stories, Lakes, Rivers and Water | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment
People In Edina Are Talking About Water

People In Edina Are Talking About Water

On Thursday, July 20th I met with several Edina residents at a Conservation Minnesota member’s home to talk about water.

Continue reading

Posted on by John Anderson | Posted in Featured Stories, Lakes, Rivers and Water | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment
Page 1 of 4612345678910...203040...Last »