Guest Post: Water Quality of the St. Croix and Sunrise Rivers

Jim Almendinger presenting at Wild River State Park on Oct. 5, 2013

A leading river researcher shares key information about the science behind the stewardship.

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Highlights from the 2013 St. Croix River Research Rendezvous

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Bite-sized information about many different topics of St. Croix River science.

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Citizen Scientists Study the St. Croix


Water testing volunteers provide essential data to guide river clean-up.

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Pining for Better Habitat

Pine plantation on the Namekagon River

Restoring natural forests offers an opportunity to help birds and other wildlife.

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Asian Carp Fighters Include Senators and Scientists

Illinois River Biological Station photo

Federal legislation would organize anti-carp effort, and new research is looking at ways of stopping the invasive fish.

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Photos: Banding young Trumpeter Swans in St. Croix River country


Volunteers and conservation agency staff recently captured, banded, and released 14 young swans in the Apple River area.

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