White Earth attorney Frank Bibeau is coming up with new ways to protect the environment by asserting tribal rights.
How well is Minnesota’s environmental review program working?
The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has been trying for years to figure out how to get taconite mines to reduce the sulfate in their effluent because it damages wild rice. The current effort involves something called Site Specific Standards, and it looks likely that it will have no more success than previous attempts.
Heat pump installers and early adopters in and around Duluth, Minnesota, are demonstrating how the technology can work even in a notoriously cold climate such as northern Minnesota.
Northshore Mine in Silver Bay wants to expand its tailings pond; environmental groups are asking for a thorough Environmental Impact Statement.
Taking steps to put the St. Louis River on a mercury diet.
Recent research on some of Minnesota’s native fishes pinpoints astonishing longevity and an important role in ecosystems.
Members of the Fond du Lac Band of Lake Superior Chippewa share their generations-old farming practices.
Scientists have learned a lot about aquatic invasive species, and experts now say the appearance of an exotic species in a body of water doesn’t necessarily mean the end of life as we know it.
“Timber sales are not planned by wildlife managers; they’re assigned from the top down.”