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To protect our water resources, plant a tree

Trees are the unsung heroes of urban life. It’s hard to overstate their benefits: They filter pollution out of the air, lower our energy bills, undercut the misery of summer heat, raise property values, reduce mental stress and generally enrich our lives in a variety of ways that are both...

Prairie smoke in bloom.
April 18, 2016

Plants of the Month: Pasque Flower and Prairie Smoke

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A scene from construction of the St. Anthony treatment system.
April 6, 2016

A Peek Inside Our New High-Tech Treatment Facility

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A fiber art work produced for the Putting Down Roots project.
April 4, 2016

Putting Down Roots: Supporting Clean Water Through Community Art

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A broom being used to sweep leaves off of a stormdrain.
March 28, 2016

Four Spring Cleaning Tips for Protecting Clean Water

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The new MWMO website, displayed on a smartphone and a laptop screen.
March 28, 2016

A New Website for a New MWMO

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MWMO staff conducting bathymetric mapping in 2016.
March 5, 2016

Mapping the Changing Ecology of the Mississippi River

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