House bill threatens BWCA protections

The Freshwater Society blog publishes a digest of important regional, national and international articles and research on water and the environment. Scan the articles here, then follow the links to read the articles in their entirety where they originally were published. House bill threatens wilderness protection Language in a Sportsmen’s Heritage Act, passed two months … Read more House bill threatens BWCA protections

Precision conservation talks archived

The Freshwater Society blog publishes a digest of important regional, national and international articles and research on water and the environment. Scan the articles here, then follow the links to read the articles in their entirety where they originally were published. Precision conservation talks archived Did you miss the March 29 Freshwater Society conference on … Read more Precision conservation talks archived

Minnesota and Mississippi river plans

The Freshwater Society blog publishes a digest of important regional, national and international articles and research on water and the environment. Scan the articles here, then follow the links to read the articles in their entirety where they originally were published. Public comments sought on two major TMDLs The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency is taking … Read more Minnesota and Mississippi river plans

Water, science, environment: The lighter side

There is lots of serious — often very bad — news about water and the environment published every day. But there also are some quirky and entertaining news items out there. Here is a look back at some of the offbeat news items among the hundreds of important articles and research papers linked to from the … Read more Water, science, environment: The lighter side

Ethanol plant faces pollution penalty

Each week, the Freshwater Society publishes a digest of important regional, national and international articles and research on water and the environment. Scan the articles here, then follow the links to read the articles in their entirety where they originally were published. Corn Plus ethanol plant penalized – again The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has … Read more Ethanol plant faces pollution penalty

Book-signing set; win $500; Jackson defends EPA

Each week, the Freshwater Society publishes a digest of important regional, national and international articles and research on water and the environment. Scan the articles here, then follow the links to read the articles in their entirety where they originally were published. Book-signing honors Breneman and Seeley Don Breneman and Mark Seeley, the authors of … Read more Book-signing set; win $500; Jackson defends EPA

Organic ag leader F. Kirschenmann to lecture

Each week, the Freshwater Society publishes a digest of important regional, national and international articles and research on water and the environment. Scan the articles here, then follow the links to read the articles in their entirety where they originally were published. Organic advocate Kirschenmann to lecture Fred Kirschenmann, a national leader in the organic … Read more Organic ag leader F. Kirschenmann to lecture

Panel to explore invasives on Sept. 16

Each week, the Freshwater Society publishes a digest of important regional, national and international articles and research on water and the environment. Scan the articles here, then follow the links to read the articles in their entirety where they originally were published. Panel on invasives set Sept. 16 Minnesota Waters will sponsor a panel discussion … Read more Panel to explore invasives on Sept. 16

Vote to support conservation mentoring

Each week, the Freshwater Society publishes a digest of important regional, national and international articles and research on water and the environment. Scan the articles here, then follow the links to read the articles in their entirety where they originally were published. FarmWise conservation program needs your vote A farmer-to-farmer mentoring project aimed at promoting … Read more Vote to support conservation mentoring

EPA targeted by GOP candidates

Each week, the Freshwater Society publishes a digest of important regional, national and international articles and research on water and the environment. Scan the articles here, then follow the links to read the articles in their entirety where they originally were published. Republican contenders bash EPA  The Environmental Protection Agency is emerging as a favorite … Read more EPA targeted by GOP candidates