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
It is innovation that makes Conservation Minnesota so successful. And it is why I hope you will think about funding them during the final stretch of Give To The Max Day. Continue reading
I am off to a brand-new adventure, thanks in no small part to the wonderful people at Conservation Minnesota. This Wednesday I was privileged to receive the honor of an appointment to the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission (PUC) from Governor Mark Dayton. Continue reading