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Conservation Values Across All Sectors

Conservation Values Across All Sectors

Sometimes it feels like conservation issues are too complex to be communicated clearly. But we all want clean air and water. Read about Community Coordinator Julie Drennen’s experience at an atypical conservation event in Shoreview. Continue reading

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The good and the bad in the environmental omnibus

The good and the bad in the environmental omnibus

Recently, the Minnesota Legislature brought an environmental omnibus bill to the floor. While there are things we like in each bill, there are also some we don’t Continue reading

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2016 Legislative Priorities – Helping Local Communities

2016 Legislative Priorities – Helping Local Communities

During my time here at Conservation Minnesota, I have met with many legislators and have attended many Town Hall meetings and one thing that seems to be of unanimous consent is that this 2016 session is going to be short and fast. Continue reading

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