Minnegram Winter 2019

Features of the winter Minnegram - The Water Resources Center’s quarterly newsletter focuses on water-related issues. Water Conference goes back to basics; Native American knowledge and soil health keys in water resource management The 2018 Minnesota Water Resources conference opened with the presentation of the Dave Ford award to Suzanne Jiwani, a flood plain mapping … Continue reading Minnegram Winter 2019

Minnesota Historical Society Newsletter

BLACK HISTORY MONTH It's Black History Month and that means it's time to roll out the red carpet for the Black Minnesotans who made our state great. We took a dive into the primary source research hole to bring you accessible resources for students to investigate. Follow our Twitter or Facebook for sources all month long! CLASSROOM RESOURCES … Continue reading Minnesota Historical Society Newsletter

AIS: MAISRC – February Newsletter

There are many interesting articles included in this issue of the MAISRC newsletter, such as: Are zebra mussels hitching a ride on your boat? MAISRC researchers recently completed a project assessing the risk of zebra mussels spreading in the residual water left in boats after they’ve been drained. The first-of-its-kind study found that although veligers … Continue reading AIS: MAISRC – February Newsletter

Newsletter: St. Croix 360

Creature Feature: Winged mapleleaf mussels cling to existence in a short stretch of the St. Croix The winged mapleleaf is an endangered species. Endangered species are animals and plants that are in danger of becoming extinct. Threatened species are animals and plants that are likely to become endangered in the foreseeable future. Identifying, protecting and … Continue reading Newsletter: St. Croix 360

Yard and Garden News -UMN Extension

Become a Smarter Gardener in 2019: New Year's Resolutions Part 1: Every year, I make a a few resolutions - to move more, to visit my folks more often, to cut back on sugar. As a gardener, I like to set resolutions that don't include words like "renovate" or "reduce", but instead to broaden my … Continue reading Yard and Garden News -UMN Extension

Water Network Monthly Newsletter

2018 brought The Water Network to over 100,000 members. Next milestone 500,000! This free resource is the best way to find information, expertise, products and leads in the water sector. Nirobox MEGA Seawater Desalination System: Fluence's system is a modular, high-output and highly-efficient seawater desalination solution that offers pre-treatment reverse osmosis and energy recovery device … Continue reading Water Network Monthly Newsletter

VOL: National Park Service and Mississippi Park Connection

Happy 2019! The new year flurry of activity has begun. The calendar is filling up with winter activities including Winter River training dates and field trip dates! We are busy planning ahead for the spring and summer.   The park is beginning to identify future conditions and uses for the Coldwater Spring area - the 29-acre … Continue reading VOL: National Park Service and Mississippi Park Connection

MN Aquatic Invasive Species Research Center – 2018 Research Report

2018 was an exciting year at the Minnesota Aquatic Invasive Species Research Center! We started the year by receiving 20 submissions to our 2018 Request for Proposals, a new record. We funded seven new projects, including evaluating the efficacy of copper-based control on zebra mussels, an economic analysis of ecosystem services as they relate to … Continue reading MN Aquatic Invasive Species Research Center – 2018 Research Report

Cedar Creek – winter newsletter

Eyes on the Wild is LIVE! - by Dr. Meredith Palmer and Dr. Caitlin Barale Potter, project scientists. After months of build-up, we have finally launched Eyes on the Wild, our citizen science project that allows you to dive in to the photos collected by our network of trail cameras! Thank you so much for … Continue reading Cedar Creek – winter newsletter