The Friends of the Boundary Waters Wilderness will be holding "Comment Gatherings" to discuss the proposed Polymet Mining project:
Thursday, January 30, 2014 7 pm
Tuesday, January 28, 2014 6:45 pm
Monday, January 27, 2014 4pm - 7pm
The GLMRIS Report presents the results of a multi-year study regarding the range of options and technologies available to prevent aquatic nuisance species (ANS) movement between the Great Lakes and Mississippi River basins through aquatic connections. USACE (US Army Corps of Engineers) is accepting comments on the GLMRIS Report through public meetings, via electronic submittal through the GLMRIS Web site, mail and hand-delivery. Comments will be accepted through March 3, 2014.
Thursday, January 23, 2014 6 pm
Whether you’re interested in a smaller native planting or want to transform your whole yard into a force for clean water in 2014, the Clean Up the River Environment (CURE) sponsored workshop can help you jumpstart your spring planning. We’ll also touch on ways to make your yard river-friendlier this winter.
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 6:45 pm
Tuesday, January 21, 2014 8am - 9:30am
From moose die-offs to the loss of the conifer forest, global warming will have big impacts on Minnesota's North Woods. Scientists say that if we continue emitting carbon at this rate, Minnesota will look more like Kansas and Nebraska by the end of the century. Environment Minnesota is hosting a forum to discuss how global warming will impact Minnesota's forests, lakes and wildlife and what we can do about it.
Saturday, January 18, 2014 9:30am - 4:30pm
The summit will bring citizens from around the region together to share strategy, learn from experts as well as each other and strengthen the movement to keep frac sand mining from destroying our communities. For more information visit LSP's site.
Saturday, January 18, 2014 10am - 11am