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High school students explore the value of the Mississippi River

Have you ever turned on the tap to fill a glass of water and considered where the water comes from? Or poured it down the drain and wondered where it goes? These were the essential questions driving River Journey: Exploring the Value of the Mississippi River. This year-long, art-led...

Jim Reckinger with his rainbarrels.
April 19, 2017

Rainbarrels Herald Spring

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A designer reviews raingarden planting plans.
April 17, 2017

Art, education and clean water: 2017 Action Grant awards announced

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The CDS parking lot project team.
April 3, 2017

From eyesore to eye-catching, nonprofit’s new parking lot fights pollution

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Looking up at a tree.
March 27, 2017

To protect our water resources, plant a tree

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May Lee with students.
March 23, 2017

Planting native seeds with a new generation

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The sidewalk at the Columbia Heights Library.
March 21, 2017

No salt required: sidewalk snowmelt system fights snow and ice

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Barb Spears and Teri Heyer
February 21, 2017

Tree-Huggers Unite: Protecting Urban Tree Canopies

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Solar panels.
February 15, 2017

We Reduced our Energy Consumption, and You Can Too

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Digging a hole with a shovel.
February 7, 2017

Four New Mini Grant Projects Awarded Funding

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