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MN DNR funded projects

MN DNR funded projects Bertha Lake, Peoria Road, Kreitz, : 10,000 sq ft shoreline restoration. Funded $2,652.33 in 2014. Kenney Lake, Loon Lane, Hull: 3672 sq ft shoreline & buffer restoration. Funded $2,446.28 in 2014. North Long Lake, Grouse Trail, Pavek: 1200 sq ft Shoreline Restoration. Funded $ Ossawinnamakee Lake, Ossie Court, Valdes:   . Funded…
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Volunteers Wanted

Volunteers Wanted: MPCA Citizen Lake and Stream Monitoring Program https://youtu.be/58HcXqIdlRU Greetings! Spring is here and the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency’s Citizen Water Monitoring Programs are gearing up for another great season of lake and stream monitoring across the state! Hundreds of lakes and streams are in need of monitors and we are hoping to recruit new volunteers…
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Ensuring funding for the boots on the ground

Guest Opinion: Soil and Water Conservation Districts: Ensuring funding for the boots on the ground. Our great outdoors is one of our state's main attractions. Outdoor recreation, in all seasons, is a tradition that all Minnesotans enjoy. To ensure that our natural habitats remain pristine, we need to work together to address policy issues and…
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Water-quality testing results are in for Crow Wing County

June 26, 2018 After two years of water sampling and testing the health of the Mississippi River Brainerd Watershed’s lakes and streams, the results are in, and for an overwhelming majority of Crow Wing County’s waters it’s good news. Out of the 53 lakes and streams tested in Crow Wing County, 47 met or exceeded…
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Easement/Forestry Plan/BMP Grant

We will focus on the following Minor Watersheds (Hydrologic Unit Code 14 subwatersheds): Round-Big Pine, Dam-Long, Round, Waukenabo-Round, Spirit-Farm Island, Minnewawa, Cedar, Rat-Flowage, Hill Lake, Camp-Smith, Borden, Ruth, Serpent, North Long-Round, Mitchell, Cullen Chain, and Bay    More Information on Easement Grants-click here
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