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February 25, 2020
Capping contaminated soil in the St. Louis River and harbor to Lake Superior prevents toxic pollution from spreading and harming fish, wildlife, and people.
April 25, 2019
Stabilizing and restoring Knowlton Creek has reduced erosion and sediment pollution, improved brook trout habitat, and enhanced outdoor recreation.
May 25, 2018
Planting shoreline vegetation, rain gardens, and tree trenches at Park Point’s is reducing stormwater runoff and improving public safety and beach health.
May 29, 2017
Removing a steel wall and installing rock weirs in the St. Louis River is providing habitat for aquatic wildlife, reducing erosion and reducing flooding.
March 29, 2016
Streamside property in Duluth was naturalized, resulting in 22 miles of restored stream shores and improved water and habitat quality.
March 29, 2016
Erosive stream banks on the Knife River were restored by reducing the stress from water flowing into the bank, decreasing sedimentation in the Knife River.
September 6, 2015
Mapping historic harmful algal outbreaks has increased our understanding of their causal factors and will lead to more effective future management.
June 6, 2014
Researchers, working with agencies, bait shop owners, and anglers, are developing a public education campaign to prevent the spread of invasive species.
April 21, 2014
Installing fallen trees, re-establishing flood plains, and planting new trees along Minnesota’s Flute Reed River helped stabilize the river, reduce sedimentation, and provide habitat for fish and wildlife.