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March 21, 2017
County Board lays out the issues on buffer law enforcement
March 21, 2017 - 10:43pm
March 18, 2017
Todd Holman, Baxter City Council member, Mississippi Headwaters Program Director for the Nature Conservancy, and coordinator of the Camp Ripley Sentinel Landscape Program, explains the history and purpose of the latter at Camp Ripley, Minn., Thursday, March 16, 2017. Zach Kayser / Forum News Service
Outside Camp Ripley, pine trees and prairie stand sentinel
March 18, 2017 - 4:30pm
March 16, 2017
Superior National Forest Supervisor Connie Cummins talks to the audience Thursday, March 16, 2017, at the start of a public hearing. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Agencies get earful on mining ban
March 16, 2017 - 9:26pm
March 15, 2017
Map of the recently-acquired land on Leech Lake in north-central Minnesota that was added to Chippewa National Forest on Monday, March, 13, 2017. Map courtesy The Trust For Public Land
Chippewa National Forest adds 40 acres on Leech Lake
March 15, 2017 - 5:28pm
March 12, 2017
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Volunteers lend helping hand for ducks by tending nest boxes that benefit waterfowl
March 12, 2017 - 12:03pm
March 11, 2017
Volunteer training for AIS detection to begin in April
March 11, 2017 - 9:05am
March 10, 2017
Study finds small public wells in Minnesota have viruses, bacteria
March 10, 2017 - 10:51pm
Across northern Minnesota, red maple is spreading across forests where birch, fir and spruce were common. Scientists say rising temperatures favor some species over others. Submitted photo
Study: Some northern states' tree species unable to adapt to climate change
March 10, 2017 - 10:36pm
A cluster of little brown bats hangs on the rock walls of  the Soudan Underground Mine State Park. The bats discolor the area around the rocks that they use. Forum News Service file photo
Deadly fungus taking toll on Minnesota bats
March 10, 2017 - 8:39pm
March 8, 2017
White House Senior Adviser Jared Kushner and his wife Ivanka Trump walk along the colonnade ahead of a joint press conference by Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and her father, U.S. President Donald Trump, at the White House in Washington, U.S., Feb. 10, 2017. REUTERS/Jim Bourg
Report: Trump's daughter, son-in-law renting from Twin Metals owner
March 8, 2017 - 5:43pm
An aerial photograph showing South Sudanese refugees at Bidi Bidi refugees resettlement camp near the border with South Sudan, in Yumbe district, northern Uganda. REUTERS/James Akena/File Photo
Earthworm-filled toilets turn poo into fertilizer in crowded cities and refugee camps
March 8, 2017 - 11:17am
March 7, 2017
Minnesota state Sen. Erik Simonson of Duluth looks through paperwork Tuesday, March 7, 2017, before telling a Senate committee that he feels cities should have the right to ban plastic bags. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota lawmakers look to dump city plastic bag bans
March 7, 2017 - 3:50pm
March 5, 2017
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Conservation advocacy born from immersion in outdoors
March 5, 2017 - 4:43pm
March 1, 2017
A study by University of Minnesota researchers has found out why diverse forests grow better and faster than single-species plantations. It has to do with shapes and how the trees fit in with each other as they seek sunlight. Forum News Service file photo
Scientists report why forests with more tree types grow better, faster
March 1, 2017 - 9:29pm
Great River Energy's Coal Creek Station on August 19, 2015, in Underwood, N.D. (Logan Werlinger/Grand Forks Herald)
Trump poised to lift federal coal ban, other green rules
March 1, 2017 - 1:13pm
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