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December 17, 2014
Cormorant peninsula preserved
December 17, 2014 - 2:00pm
December 13, 2014
BWSR Executive Director John Jaschke, left, presented Buffalo-Red River Watershed District Administrator Bruce Albright with a plaque at the Minnesota Association of Watershed Districts conference. SUBMITTED PHOTO
Albright named Outstanding Watershed Employee
December 13, 2014 - 1:00pm
October 26, 2014
Meghan Jacobson, a limnologist with Emmons & Oliver Resources, talks about the watershed draining into St. Clair Lake. The yellow area represents the Long Lake addition, the red is the City of Detroit Lakes and the greenish is any other area draining into the lake. St. Clair Lake contains higher than normal phosphorous levels, and the MPCA presented a nutrient reduction study during the Thursday meeting. DL NEWSPAPERS/Brian Basham
Phosphorus levels in St. Clair Lake need to be lower as they are endangering waters downstream, like Lake Sallie
October 26, 2014 - 8:00am
October 16, 2014
The Hamden Slough now has roughly 2,000 acres of grasslands again, with plans to plant more in the future. Its wetlands not only provide a resting place for birds migrating, but it also holds some flood waters from the Fargo-Moorhead area in the spring. SUBMITTED PHOTO
Hamden a haven for birds
October 16, 2014 - 9:45am
October 10, 2014
Area I Junior Environthon participants take part in the forestry portion of the competition. SUBMITTED PHOTO
Waubun-Ogema takes first in Junior Envirothon; Holy Rosary takes third
October 10, 2014 - 8:30am
October 5, 2014
Former DNR hydrologist Bob Merritt, right, and former Minnesota Pollution Control Agency official Willis Mattison at Merritt’s home in Detroit Lakes. The two are concerned about the porous soil and low-lying aquifer along the proposed Sandpiper crude oil pipeline route just across the Becker County line in Hubbard County.
Worst possible route for crude oil pipeline? Former officials blast the Sandpiper
October 5, 2014 - 10:30am
September 3, 2014
Dayton warns diversion proponents to play nice
September 3, 2014 - 10:00am
August 27, 2014
Friends of the Headwaters horseback riders at a recent protest near Brainerd. Many White Earth residents are involved in the anti-pipeline group.
No pipeline plans for Becker - yet
August 27, 2014 - 1:30pm
Dayton wants work on F-M diversion stopped; claims major part to protect economic development
August 27, 2014 - 11:34am
August 11, 2014
Politicians weigh in on Sandpiper crude oil system
August 11, 2014 - 8:25am
August 7, 2014
Hearing today on Sandpiper pipeline
August 7, 2014 - 9:45am
July 25, 2014
Nolan wants Enbridge Sandpiper route moved south
July 25, 2014 - 8:01am
June 6, 2014
Detroit Lakes high school students participated in the Area I Senior Envirothon. SUBMITTED PHOTO
Area high schoolers take part in Envirothon
June 6, 2014 - 8:00am