The Science of Healthy Waters: The Dam Dilemma

DNR Fisheries Office 1509 North 1st Avenue, Fergus Falls, MN

This workshop will unpack the science and implications involving dams in terms of: 1) effects on connectivity, hydrology, geomorphology, water quality, and aquatic habitat, 2) societal and ecological implications of these structures and 3) the challenges, benefits and design approaches of dam removal, dam modification, and by-pass fishways. Workshops are offered according to interest! Please contact... Read more »

CERTs 2013 Conference: Community-Driven Clean Energy

River's Edge Convention Center 10 4th Avenue South , Saint Cloud, MN

The CERTs 2013 Conference: Community-Driven Clean Energy will be held February 20-21, 2013 in St. Cloud, MN. CERTs 2013 will be an exploration and celebration of successful energy efficiency and renewable energy projects, and a coming together of hundreds of amazing people who are working to create a clean energy future in their communities and... Read more »

Meet with Your Legislator in Your Community! (Wilmar, Minnetonka, or Eagan)

This week the State Legislature is on Easter/Passover break. Many legislators have arranged public meetings with their constituents in their District. This is an excellent opportunity for you to meet with your State legislators and hold them accountable to address your environmental concerns. Tell your legislator to pass bills that will build a Transit For A Stronger Economy,... Read more »

Saint Cloud Area Sustainability Expo

This exciting outreach event provides you an opportunity to display some of the most interesting and innovative goods, services and initiatives you are doing to address sustainability in our region. The $30 exhibitor fee includes a booth package and offers great promotional value at the Expo and within this growing website and "green" portal for... Read more »

MN GreenStep Cities Seminar

Fire Hall 24 Central Ave. W., New London, MN

Minnesota GreenStep Cities is a voluntary challenge, assistance and recognition program to help cities achieve their sustainability and quality-of-life goals. This free continuous improvement program is managed by a public-private partnership. Seminar agenda: GreenStep Cities Overview - Michelle Schroeder, Partner Organization, MN Division - Izaak Walton League Local Accomplishments - Vanessa Glieden Henjum, Watershed Technician... Read more »

Public Forum: Clean Energy, Climate and Health

Rejoice Lutheran Church 1155 County Road 75, Clearwater, MN

A free public forum with polar explorer Will Steger and Fresh Energy’s J. Drake Hamilton.   Minnesota is on a clean energy path that is bringing benefits to human health and our air, water, and natural resources. But our work is not done. Join us for a public discussion about the costs of burning coal... Read more »

Climate Minnesota: Albany Convening

Albany Area High School 30 Forest Ave., Albany, MN

Climate Generation: A Will Steger Legacy and Youth Energy Summit (YES!) invite you to join your neighbors and fellow students in attending a free public convening on the local impacts of climate change and community-based solutions. Hear from youth and community leaders about local climate issues and what's being done to address them. Work with... Read more »


Sustainability Storytelling: Going Beyond the Report

Renewal by Andersen 9900 Jamaica Avenue South, Cottage Grove, MN

Sustainability Storytelling: Going Beyond the ReportWednesday, October 12, 2016 – Renewal by Andersen, Cottage Grove Everyone loves a good story. However, research shows sustainability reports aren’t enough to tell corporate sustainability stories effectively. How can your business assure audiences that it’s positively impacting their social and environmental interests?Register now to explore why sharing your sustainability story... Read more »