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Master Water Stewards stormwater project hits close to home

Raised near the Mississippi River, Tessa Anttila has always had a great appreciation for water. Because of her Native American roots, she felt protective of the natural resource growing up. When she moved to Minneapolis as an adult, Anttila wondered how she could carry her appreciation for water...

June 29, 2017

How a teacher used a raingarden to promote hands-on learning

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Green Team Alumni Intern, Yengsoua Lee, out on the boat with the MWMO monitoring team.
June 27, 2017

From Mississippi River Green Team to MWMO intern: Yengsoua’s avenue to success

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A downspout with a plastic extension
June 20, 2017

The simplest thing you can do at home to prevent pollution

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Monarch butterfly on aster flower.
May 4, 2017

Load up on native plants at these upcoming sales

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Students collecting river water samples.
April 25, 2017

High school students explore the value of the Mississippi River

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Jim Reckinger with his rainbarrels.
April 19, 2017

Rainbarrels Herald Spring

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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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Barb Spears and Teri Heyer
February 21, 2017

Tree-Huggers Unite: Protecting Urban Tree Canopies

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