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Bipartisan steps will yield better water quality in years ahead

Bipartisan steps will yield better water quality in years ahead

the positive effects of these modifications to the Clean Water Legacy Act will ripple across the state, yielding better water quality and greater responsiveness to impaired waters in the months and years aheadContinue reading

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Ingebrigtsen’s Senate Committee talks starry stonewort

Ingebrigtsen’s Senate Committee talks starry stonewort

Since first being found in a Stearns County lake in August of 2015, starry stonewort has been a concern for the DNR and the state governmentContinue reading

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Ruud, Heintzeman differ on environment policy

Ruud, Heintzeman differ on environment policy

in Minnesota,” she said.She said the minnows can be obtained from a bio-secure facility, an option she prefers to the risk of potentially spreading around minnows from aquatic invasive species-infeContinue reading

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Minnesota Legislature: Water quality efforts require collaboration

Minnesota Legislature: Water quality efforts require collaboration

We have seen the most success on this issue when we collaborate with local governments and landowners to build consensus and support for clean water proposals.Continue reading

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Bipartisan agreement on Minnesota water policy

Bipartisan agreement on Minnesota water policy

One tool to improve water quality is increasing the amount of agricultural land that has perennial cover. Perennial crops need a market and Minnesota is taking steps to achieve thatContinue reading

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