Minnesota Blog Posts

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

The Minnesota Legislature is gathering now for their 2022 session.

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!

Minnesota Victories for our Health adn Environment!

Session finally ends in Minnesota with wins for Clean Water!

July 1, 2021

The Minnesota legislative special session is concluded - and we're happy to announce several victories!

Quick tips for Spring Composting!

Quick tips for starting your spring compost pile!

May 3, 2021

It’s spring in Minnesota, and starting or re-starting a compost pile is a great project that will reduce waste in your home and improve the quality of your garden soil.