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Adventure Advocacy: Spreading the word over 725 miles and 27 events in just five weeks

Inspired by the Paddle to DC expedition last year, three dedicated young women: Erin, Iggy and Lisa — wilderness guides from Voyageur Outward Bound School near Ely — are gearing up […] More

Turn Your Backyard into a Wildlife Sanctuary

By Lara Brenner As spring arrives (in fits and starts), it’s time to start thinking about your garden, yard, or windowsill and how you can use it to benefit local […] More

What will be Minnesota’s Energy Plan?

by Michelle Rosier ** This blog was updated on 4/8/15 based on changes made to the House energy omnibus proposal. The bill is now 164 pages, and we’re still evaluating […] More

Riparian Buffers: A Boost to Clean Water

By Matt Doll I’ll admit that, being a city dweller for most of my life, I’ve only learned about the importance of agricultural buffers fairly recently. I grew up in […] More

Sierra Club Opposes Wetlands Changes at Legislature: Bill Puts Future of Minnesota Wetlands, Clean Water and Habitat at Risk

A bill being considered at the legislature, SF 1515, fails to improve protections for wetlands and risks large scale destruction of wetlands in the Lake Superior Watershed and the rest […] More