Paul Gruchow series continues with an excerpt from Boundary Waters: The Grace of the Wild.
Poetry inspired by Belwin Conservancy’s restored oak savanna landscape.
Ecologist John Pastor poses and answers fascinating questions about North Woods ecosystems.
Community solar is growing fast in Minnesota, but not so fast in the rest of the region. Clean energy advocates say Duluth-based Minnesota Power’s proposal for a pilot community solar garden is too timid.
An audio composition of natural sounds featuring stereo recordings from Northern Minnesota.
As the federal government investigates whether it should take away Minnesota’s authority to regulate industry, the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency says it has put most mining permit activities “on pause.”
Efforts to restore wild rice in the St. Louis River estuary face potential challenges from carp, Canada geese, and sulfate pollution from upstream taconite mines.
With “Luminaries of the Bog,” Agate launches a new series of Paul Gruchow writings to include unpublished works.
As a graduate student, Deborah Swackhamer made important discoveries about toxic chemicals polluting the Great Lakes; as a researcher she endured a grueling industry investigation; as a public scientist she showed how to make Minnesota’s lakes and rivers cleaner. In retirement she continues her lifelong quest to improve water quality.
Poets and visual artists contemplate Lake Superior.