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Water

State finds 56% of Minnesota's lakes and streams are 'impaired'

Star Tribune 11/13/2019 Jennifer Bjorhus 

A popular stretch of the St. Croix River was found to be contaminated with phosphorus. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                             

 

 

 

 

 

Cities, Tribes Try a New Environmental Approach: Give Nature Rights

Stateline, an initiative of The Pew Charitable Trusts 10/30/2019 Alex Brown 

"'Recognizing “rights of nature,” as the concept is known, also would shape city and state permitting and planning decisions. And it might become a powerful tool in fighting climate change and habitat loss."'

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