Minnesota Blog Posts

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Be a Minnesotan Clean Water Voter!

October 27, 2022

There are less than two weeks until the midterm election! Every election is important, and this one will be pivotal in the fight for clean water, protecting democracy, and environmental justice.

Clean Water 50 Stories: Rep Frank Hornstein

Clean Water 50 Stories: Representative Frank Hornstein

September 26, 2022

In honor of Clean Water Action's 50th birthday, we are lifting up voices and stories in the Clean Water movement through #CleanWater50Stories.

Friends outside a grill - Have a green barbecue summer!

How to Have a Green BBQ Summer!

June 7, 2022

Great food and great weather bring us together. Barbecues in the summer are perfect for spending time outside with loved ones. Here are some tips to make BBQing as “green” as possible this summer!

Great Lakes as seen from space

Tell Congress: Protect the Great Lakes & the People Who Depend on Them!

March 2, 2022

Today is Great Lakes Day, and a time to reflect on how unique the Great Lakes region is.  21% of the Earth’s available fresh surface water is on our doorstep.

Child looking out of a window, drinking water from a glass.

Taking on Toxics (and more!) in the Minnesota Legislature

January 28, 2022

Update: The PFAS Prevention Package was introduced in the 2022 legislative session. all but one of the 8 bills made it into the final Environmental Omnibus bill in the House.

Bioswales lhelp control storm water bring beauty of nature to urban campus. Photo By Dave Everett

It’s Fall! Here are Some Tips for a Healthy Fall Lawn and Gardens While Protecting Our Water!

September 21, 2021

It’s Fall!  Here are Some Tips for Healthy Fall Yard and Gardens While Protecting Our Water!