Creating A Legacy Of Landscape Restoration In Washington County – Guided Prairie Tour Near Withrow, Aug. 16

When Jyneen Thatcher decided to make a mid-life career change, she wasn’t quite sure where her new path would lead her. She enrolled in the landscape architecture program at the University of Minnesota, with an interest in natural resources restoration. “Most of the other students in the program were designing artistic features for urban landscapes,”…
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Exploring The Smaller Side Of Nature

A healthy lake is a thriving ecosystem, alive with millions of organisms in an assortment of colors and sizes.

All That Glitters And Is Gold, Does Not Belong In Our Lakes

By the time we moved from California to Wisconsin at the end of my 6th grade year, Jumpy #4 had grown so large that she(he?) no longer fit in our fish tank.

Clean The Croix – July 8

Volunteers can choose between three activities: 1) Picking up litter from the shoreline at the Boom Site wayside; 2) Picking up litter from islands between the Boom Site landing and high Bridge (bring your own boat); or 3) Removing invasive species from the Aiple property just north of the Stillwater Depot.

Incentive Grants For Raingardens And Shoreline Plantings

For homeowners, the grants and design assistance help to turn water-friendly landscaping from dreams into reality.