Learn Eco-Friendly Yard Care

Are your lawn care practices harming our water quality? Follow our tips for eco-friendly yard care.

Landscaping for Clean Water

Got a green thumb? Like do-it-yourself projects? These time-tested stormwater features will beautify your yard and fight pollution at the same time.

Hands-On Learning

A pair of free, two-hour programs allow youth to explore the impacts of water quality in our environment and community. Sign up today!

What We Do

The MWMO is a public organization that partners to protect and improve water and habitat in our urban watershed. We invest in people and infrastructure to support clean water, and provide knowledge, scientific data and expertise to help manage our vital water resources.

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Our Blog: The Latest

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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