A deep dive into the permitting process for the decades-old Northshore mine and the proposed PolyMet mine reveals a lot about the flaws in the system.
A researcher records sounds under the surface of Minnesota lakes and hopes to learn whether humans are disturbing the lives of the denizens of the deep.
Mid-ocean ballast water exchange is working well to keep non-native aquatic organisms from invading the Great Lakes, but scientists are racing to find more secure solutions.
A children’s book explains a Minnesota mystery, with interesting information for adults and captivating artwork.
Tribal governments and the state of Minnesota offer competing plans for protecting wild rice.
Recent history offers lessons about how to clean up and protect the Greatest Lake.
Tribes are working on many fronts to push Minnesota to do a better job of protecting the environment.
Here in the Mississippi Flyway, both tundra and trumpeter swans are nongame species. A pending USFWS proposal could change that.
The inside view from a conservation biologist
Northern Minnesota landowners prepare for the arrival of the Emerald ash borer.