Recently the St. Cloud Times wrote an editorial, and it is the best summary that I have seen of the ways that the legislature is ignoring the values of Minnesotans and breaking the promise of the Legacy Amendment this session Continue reading
Recently, a number of environmental groups, including Conservation Minnesota, came together to ask members of the Minnesota House and Senate to oppose all changes proposed to the buffer law. Continue reading
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
We found the environmental review lacking, so Gov. Dayton needs answers before deciding.
The 2015 Legislative session resulted in the net loss of conservation funds, less citizen involvement, un-vetted policy rollbacks, and missed opportunities to address the state’s growing water quality concerns. Continue reading
“The decision by the governor and House Republicans to roll back a portion of the state’s buffer legislation was a truly disappointing development.” Continue reading
Unfortunately, the Minnesota River remains one of the most troubled bodies of water in our entire state. Continue reading