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MN Denied In Attempt to Retake Essar Mineral Leases

MN Nature in St Paul, MN, just learned federal bankruptcy Judge Brendan Shannon rejected the state of Minnesota’s effort to rescind state mineral leases under the former Essar Steel Minnesota project in Nashwauk today. —Story at Duluth News —More on the plant —More on Essar

MN Fire Updates – North Shore (State Level 5)

Several fires are being suppressed in Minnesota. Awareness levels are set high for Northern Minnesota. Per the MN DNR, “Statewide Planning Level is 5. Red Flag Warnings are in effect for NW and north central MN from 1300 to 1800.” Be Safe with Fire Remember, you can never be too safe when it comes to […]

Let’s Get Social

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Minnesota Water Summit

Governor Mark Dayton convened Minnesota’s first-ever Governor’s Water Summit this past Saturday to focus public attention on the challenges facing Minnesota’s water supplies and to encourage conversation about solutions to those problems. Key issues that were a focus of discussion at the summit are listed at and include among 8 others: Ensure Minnesota is […]

Climate Change Conversations

Climate resilience and preparedness is more than a trending topic throughout the world. Here’s an overview of the US Federal plan. #ActOnClimate. Take a look, get familiar with the concepts—because the discussion is going to be here for awhile. #ClimateResilience #MNnature Related Upcoming Public Meeting: Climate Change Conversations: Facilitating the Most Urgent Issue of Our […]