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Community Water Meetings Coming Soon

Community Water Meetings Coming Soon

We are a unique state with a unique character and if anyone can get the job done right, it’s Minnesotans.

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Mega-rain Events Test Our Waterways

Mega-rain Events Test Our Waterways

Mega-rain events, like the one in late September, are putting the streams, rivers and ditches of SE Minnesota to the test. It’s time to change our assumptions and practices to achieve more successes and fewer failures.

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Buffers – A Step in the Right Direction

Buffers – A Step in the Right Direction

“…The good thing about the buffer initiative is the large uniformity that it could bring to water quality here in our state – tens of thousands of acres of potential pollinator habitat, reduced runoff of nutrients and sediment, while also providing flexibility for farmers…”

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