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The Master Water Stewards program is a partnership of Freshwater and the Minnehaha Creek Watershed District. Read a Star Tribune article about the program. Learn more about the program.



Wild Bergamot on Native Prairie by Gary Colvard


Attn:  Photographers!

Submissions for the 2016 MN Weatherguide Environment Calendar are now open!  View the guidelines and upload your photos that showcase MN’s amazing environment.  Deadline for submissions is Dec. 1st.


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Your One stop resource for freshwater news and events:

Did you miss Dr. Famiglietti’s groundwater lecture?- Watch now

November 5: Metro Summit for Lake and River Groups- Learn more

Facets Newsletter -Read the October edition

Read our Groundwater Report Download>

Register for the 14th Annual Road Salt Symposium


Did you misFamigliettiphotos Dr. Jay Famiglietti’s fascinating lecture on our depleting groundwater?  Watch now.

Over the last decade, Dr. Jay Famiglietti has led research exploring declines in Earths stores of groundwater measures by an orbiting NASA satellite. Learn more>

How can I help today?

Our sincerest thank yous to those who sponsored and showed up to the Big Island and Back 10k Paddle Event! Freshwater will be working hard for water with the funds raised.IMG_8172

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Things you can do on your property for Freshwater

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