What it takes to make a difference

The Freshwater Society is in its third year of teaming up with Michelob Golden Light on the Celebrate Your Lake Contest, and it’s been a really great way to see communities in action around the water they love. If you haven’t heard of the contest, check out our webpage for the details – it’s a … Read more What it takes to make a difference

Chemicals taint Minnesota lakes, rivers

Two new studies released by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency confirm that a wide variety of unregulated chemicals – from insect repellants to cocaine and prescription medicines — are ending up in Minnesota’s lakes and rivers. Some of the chemicals can interfere with the functioning of hormones in animals and people. “What these studies really … Read more Chemicals taint Minnesota lakes, rivers