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Spencer Wesche (left) waits to record data as MacKenzie Mullin measures the diameter of a white cedar on the Fond du Lac Reservation on Aug. 15, 2017. The two are involved in a study to determine what food is available for elk if the species is reintroduced into Carlton and southern St. Louis counties. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Researchers finding ample elk habitat in areas near Duluth
13 hours 52 min ago
August 15, 2017
James Kenneth Ward
UPDATE: Fugitive accused of illegally dumping radioactive material from oil drilling in ND added to federal wanted list
August 15, 2017 - 9:18pm
Another study finds earthworms hurting maple trees in Minnesota forests
August 15, 2017 - 9:08pm
August 14, 2017
Leech Lake Environmental Deputy Director Brandy Toft speaks at an unveiling ceremony Monday in Prescott for newly built solar arrays across the Leech Lake reservation. Matthew Liedke |Forum News Service
Leech Lake tribe unveils new solar panel arrays to benefit low-income communities
August 14, 2017 - 9:38pm
August 11, 2017
U.S. Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D.
Hoeven: EPA administrator meetings in ND should have been open
August 11, 2017 - 9:36pm
File Photo: Flares and lights from oil wells dot the horizon on the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation, just over the Missouri River from New Town, North Dakota November 1, 2014. REUTERS/Andrew Cullen/File Photo
State officials concerned over rise in Fort Berthold flaring
August 11, 2017 - 7:54pm
Minnesota's sewage systems are aging, with state officials saying many need major upgrades in coming years. Minnesota Pollution Control Agency photo.
Water quality remains a Minnesota problem. State launches effort to make improvements.
August 11, 2017 - 11:35am
August 9, 2017
According to a recent study, U.S. cats' and dogs' consumption of meat and other animal products is a big climate cost. (Kevin Tanaka/Chicago Tribune/TNS)
Scientists tally the environmental impact of feeding meat to our cats and dogs. It's huge
August 9, 2017 - 11:30am
August 3, 2017
Kevin Williams from the University of Minnesota Extension speaks at the Minnesota Bee Atlas Workshop, held Wednesday at Bemidji State University. (Joe Bowen | Bemidji Pioneer)
'Bee Atlas' aims to promote healthy bee populations
August 3, 2017 - 10:25am
A Golden-winged Warbler sits on a small perch in the early morning sun for a dramatic portrait.
U.S. bird report shows progress
August 3, 2017 - 8:24am
August 2, 2017
Red River water quality 'generally poor,' Minnesota officials say
August 2, 2017 - 8:11pm
August 1, 2017
Appeals court backs wolves' endangered status, but it may be short-lived
August 1, 2017 - 6:10pm
Northern Minnesota wild rice crop looks good this season
August 1, 2017 - 6:05pm
July 30, 2017
A 32-foot sound barrier wall separates an 11-well oil pad from a Lake Sakakawea boat ramp at the Van Hook Resort near New Town, pictured Tuesday evening. On weekends, it is one of the busiest boat ramps on the lake. (Amy Dalrymple, Bismarck Tribune).
Van Hook Park sandwiched by oil development
July 30, 2017 - 8:03pm
July 29, 2017
Officials irked by toxic train: St. Paul not alerted after chlorine-carrying train car derails
July 29, 2017 - 4:59pm
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