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Tag: Environment

Invest Now or Pay the Price Later
By Maria Brun August 28, 2014
VIDEO: The Eco Experience
By Briana Johnson August 25, 2014
VIDEO: Attack of The Zebra Mussels
By Briana Johnson July 21, 2014
Governments, NGOs Must Help Corporations Save the World
By Lee Egerstrom June 26, 2014
Q&A on MN’s Role in EPA’s Carbon Cutting Proposal
By Joe Sheeran June 10, 2014
Lake Invaders: Preventing MN’s Zebra Mussel Takeover
By Grace Putka, Macalester College June 04, 2014
Discussion: Can Economic and Environmental Sustainability Live in Harmony on the Farm?
By Joe Sheeran June 03, 2014
Land of 10,000 (Polluted) Lakes
By Emma FitzGerald, Macalester College June 02, 2014
Runoff Elections: Cast Your Ballot for a Mightier Mississippi
By Wouter Hammink, Macalester College May 21, 2014
The Environmental Costs of Abundance
By Kira Liu, Macalester College May 19, 2014
Q&A: Preventing a Minnesota Water Crisis
By Joe Sheeran May 13, 2014
National Success in Addressing Climate Change
By Nicole Simms March 26, 2014
Video: New Policies Helping Fight Climate Change
By Briana Johnson March 20, 2014
Advocacy Group Questions Mine Project’s Economic Viability
By Nicole Simms March 05, 2014
Tuesday Talk: Oil Trains vs. Oil Pipelines
By John Van Hecke February 18, 2014
Important Concerns Remain Unaddressed for PolyMet
By Nicole Simms February 17, 2014
Will 10 Cent Deposit Boost MN’s Recycling Rate?
By Nicole Simms January 29, 2014
Protecting Wild Rice in Copper-nickel Mining
By Nicole Simms January 16, 2014
Minnesota 2020 Journal: Damned if We Do/Don’t on Asian Carp
By John Van Hecke January 10, 2014
Peer Pressure to Prevent Flash Floods
By Olivia Nelson, Macalester College January 02, 2014
To Minnesota: A Warning from Kazakhstan
By Rebecca Jeong, Macalester College December 31, 2013
Sustainability in the City: Recycling it forward
By Ivy Bardaglio, Macalester College December 26, 2013
Video: Climate change is real
By Briana Johnson December 19, 2013
Water Bill Vote Shows Faith in Government Solutions
By Conrad deFiebre October 31, 2013
Where MN’s Renewables Stack Up
By Maria Brun October 17, 2013
Video: What’s a Tree Trust?
By Briana Johnson September 30, 2013
Climate Change Solutions Need More Teeth
By Alexis Williams, Guest Commentary September 12, 2013
Tuesday Talk: Can economics and environment coexist?
By Joe Sheeran August 13, 2013
The 88th Legislature & The Environment
By Christina Motilall May 30, 2013
Five Threats to Minnesota Waters
By Christina Motilall May 20, 2013
VIDEO: Citizen Water Testers in Action
By Tom Niemisto May 09, 2013
Copper-Nickel Mining: Alternatives for a Polarizing Debate
By Marcy Nadel, Macalester College April 29, 2013
Tuesday Talk: Can Minnesota limit climate change?
By Joe Sheeran April 23, 2013
Late Winter Weather Mixed News for Farmers
By Lee Egerstrom April 17, 2013
Saving Urban Nature from Extinction
By Natalie Izzo, Macalester College April 10, 2013
A Verbal Commitment for the Planet
By Roopali Phadke April 03, 2013
Transitioning Down Energy Mountain’s Slope
By Tim Wulling, Guest Commentary March 20, 2013
Evoking Nixon to Get Conservatives Back on Green Trail
By Salman Mitha March 11, 2013
Activated Voices: Building a Movement for Change
By Tom Niemisto January 09, 2013
Video: The Ford Plant Explorers
By Tom Niemisto December 13, 2012
VIDEO: Local Plan for Climate Action
By Tom Niemisto November 29, 2012
Building a Green, Sustainable Regional Economy
By Timothy Nolan, Guest Commentary November 12, 2012
Concepts for an Integrated Systems Approach to Green, Sustainable Development
By Timothy Nolan, Guest Commentary November 12, 2012
A Growing Minnesota Sucks Lakes Dry
By Justin Caron October 15, 2012
VIDEO: Mississippi River Report Card
By Tom Niemisto September 27, 2012
Environmental Action: From Extracurricular to Career
By Amber Collett, Guest Commentary September 10, 2012
Two Shutdowns Highlight Aging Nuclear Plants
By Will Nissen August 23, 2012
Wasting Away: Upgrading Minnesota’s Aging Wastewater Infrastructure
By Jeremy Dennison August 21, 2012
VIDEO: Teenagers on the Mississippi
By Tom Niemisto August 13, 2012
With New Mining, The Choice is Ours
By Will Nissen July 26, 2012
VIDEO: Policy Attacks on BWCA
By Tom Niemisto July 26, 2012
VIDEO: Clean Boats and Clean Lakes
By Tom Niemisto July 23, 2012
VIDEO: Remedy for Medication Disposal
By Tom Niemisto July 19, 2012
Free Market Sustainability: Environmentally Sustainable?
By Sasha Hulsey July 18, 2012
Back to Nature After Duluth Flood
By July 09, 2012
How Green is Your Community?
By Trevor Drake July 09, 2012
VIDEO: Documenting Urban Ecology
By Tom Niemisto May 17, 2012
2012’s Environmental Gains and Losses
By Steve Morse, Guest Commentary May 17, 2012
What’s in Ramsey County’s Wind?
By Will Nissen May 16, 2012
Re-Appropriating Reuse
By Joel Mandella, Macalester College April 30, 2012
Successful Enough to Hunt? Minnesota’s Gray Wolves
By Lisle Bertsche, Macalester College April 16, 2012
Lack of Eagle Permit Throws Caution to the Winds
By Marlys Mandaville, Macalester College April 11, 2012
Tuesday Talk: What’s our natural resources legacy?
By Katie Sanders April 10, 2012
Oh Carp, An Alien Invasion
By Lisa Hu, Macalester College April 09, 2012
Keep the “Great Northwoods” Great
By Britta Dornfeld, Macalester College April 04, 2012
Purple, Gold . . . and Green
By Kate Keleher, Macalester College April 02, 2012
Good Water, Pure Science
By Katie Sanders March 27, 2012
600 Words for the Planet
By Kathryn Pratt March 26, 2012
VIDEO: A Second Chance
By Tom Niemisto March 15, 2012
The Tent of MN Environmental Protection
By March 01, 2012
Tuesday Talk: How do we spur momentum for clean energy?
By Katie Sanders January 31, 2012
Stadium or Not, Environmental Concerns Remain At Arden Hills
By Will Nissen January 09, 2012
Not Truly “Clean Energy”
By Mike Galgay, Macalester College January 02, 2012
Rain Gardens: A Solid Environmental Bet
By Ryan Sparrow, Macalester College December 26, 2011
Raising a Stink: The Problem with Factory Farms
By Kelly Hardin, Macalester College December 19, 2011
How Clean is the Clean Air Act?
By Mark Riegel, Macalester College November 14, 2011
VIDEO: Worth More Than an A
By Tom Niemisto November 07, 2011
Tuesday Talk: How to balance jobs and environment?
By Joe Sheeran September 27, 2011
Kitchen Table Conversations: FarmWise for Clean Water
By Tom Niemisto September 21, 2011
What will be Northern Minnesota’s Legacy?
By Frank Moe, Minnesota 2020 Contributor September 12, 2011
EcoCommerce: Another Way to Say “Pretty Good Business”
By Lee Egerstrom August 25, 2011
VIDEO: Protecting and Restoring Minnesota Waterways
By Tom Niemisto August 22, 2011
Carbon Footprints Tricky to Measure
By Riordan Frost July 27, 2011
Cities Prepare for Climate Change
By Riordan Frost June 15, 2011
Put the Hose Away, Go Native
By Riordan Frost May 16, 2011
Atrazine: What Farmers Might Not Know
By Stephen Peyton, Guest Commentary April 26, 2011
A Little Less Road Salt, Please
By Agata Miszczyk, Guest Commentary April 26, 2011
Water at $10 a Gallon
By Brianna Besch, Guest Commentary April 25, 2011
Protecting the Mississippi
By Erica DeJong, Guest Commentary April 22, 2011
Protect New Coal Restrictions
By Shaina Kasper, Guest Commentary April 20, 2011
Tuesday Talk: How do we avoid environment vs. economics?
By Joe Sheeran April 19, 2011
600 Words for the Planet
By Roopali Phadke April 19, 2011
FEMA, Floods, and Funding in Fargo-Moorhead
By Riordan Frost February 28, 2011
The End to a Moratorium?
By Riordan Frost February 14, 2011
The Battle of St. Croix Bridge
By Riordan Frost January 24, 2011
VIDEO: Green Chemistry in Minnesota
By Tom Niemisto January 10, 2011
Minnesota 2020 Journal: Beating Swords into Down Markers
By John R. Van Hecke December 10, 2010
A Small Town’s Big Energy Savings Plan
By Andrea Lauer, Mayor, City of Royalton November 18, 2010
University of Tromsø: Recruiting Down in Minnesota
By Lee Egerstrom November 09, 2010
Green Living at College Teaches Valuable Lessons
By John Fitzgerald, Education Policy Fellow September 09, 2010