Minnesota News

Lake Erie Algal Bloom - August 2015. Photo Credit: NOAA Great Lakes CoastWatch

Water Infrastructure in the Great Lakes:

December 31, 2018

Turning the “Rust Belt” into the “Water Belt”

Lake Superior in the Winter

Ask Your Elected Officials What They Think About Great Lakes Issues

September 21, 2018

The Great Lakes are national treasures. These water bodies provide drinking water to 40 million people and contain 20% of the earth’s fresh surface water.

Get Engaged to Prevent Pollution from Industrial Corporate Agriculture

June 15, 2018

Here are a few ways that you can get involved in your community to help address pollution from industrial corporate agriculture.  Don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any questions or need any

Footpath near river

Solutions for Industrial Corporate Agriculture Pollution in Minnesota’s Waters

June 15, 2018

One of the greatest threats to the quality and health of Minnesota’s rivers, lakes, streams, and drinking water sources comes in the form of excess chemicals, fertilizers, and sediment from irrespo

Protecting Groundwater in Minnesota

June 7, 2018

Clean Water Action believes that everyone has a right to safe and affordable drinking water.

To make this a reality, it is vital to put drinking water first. To do that it is important that elected and appointed officials at every level of government make decisions with drinking water in mind. That means they consider the downstream impacts on drinking water sources of agricultural, industrial, and every day activities and that protecting  drinking water sources.