St. Croix River advocate says a proposed hog farm in Burnett County, Wis. would harm clean water, other natural resources, and the community.
Tia Nelson shares memories of her father’s early life in the region, how it inspired him to protect the environment, and how she carries on the legacy.
Application for first facility of its kind in the region is met with worries about manure, smell, pollution, and other impacts.
International event with St. Croix River region roots will be marked with broad array of activities over several days.
A climatologist who studies precipitation trends explains how climate change is projected to make flooding events in the Midwest more severe and more frequent.
This spring’s conditions could fuel big blooms of algae that can make Lake St. Croix water unpleasant, or even unsafe.
The invasive plant which has been found nearby can choke out other wetland species and change the ecosystem.
Annual event on April 27 will offer the chance to work on land or on the water.
The St. Croix River’s abundant mussels play an important role in keeping the water clean.
Workers are busy at the solar farm and former gravel pit to prevent another overflow caused by seasonal runoff.