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MACCRAY submits single-campus proposal to state


December 26, 2009
Stacy Salvevold slipped out of her back door and the comfort of her home on a sub-zero day to capture this image of a frozen sunrise over Lake Minnewaska. It is appropriately featured as the January 2010 image. Submitted photos
Amateur photographers tell Chippewa River watershed's story
December 26, 2009 - 12:00am
November 14, 2009
Integrated study of Minn. River being launched
November 14, 2009 - 12:00am
August 28, 2009
Jeanette Jacobson, of Roseland, keeps her balance on a steep slope on the west shore of Green Lake Wednesday in Spicer while helping to plant 4,000 native Minnesota flowers and grasses in a shoreline restoration project. By planting seeds and established plants, it's hoped that the mix will hold the soil in place, absorb rainwater and provide an attractive natural shoreline. Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange
Project will restore a piece of Green Lake shoreline and serve as education site for homeowners
August 28, 2009 - 12:00am
August 22, 2009
Cory Netland sends a secchi disk into the waters of Long Lake to measure water clarity. The Hawk Creek Watershed Project is collecting water samples from a number of Willmar area lakes. The data will be analyzed and used to determine how best to improve the lakes. Submitted photo
Assessments of Willmar area lakes to be done this year
August 22, 2009 - 12:00am
June 29, 2009
Vanessa Glieden Henjum, left, with the Middle Fork Crow Watershed District watches as New London Mayor Bill Gossman, center, and Chuck Joswiak with Windscapes of Inver Grove Heights fill a meshed tube with sand and gravel in front of the main viewing area in Neer Park. Meshed tubes of sand and gravel will stabilize the badly eroded bank and are designed so that natural vegetation can sprout in them. (Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny)
Aiming for a natural solution
June 29, 2009 - 12:00am
January 7, 2009
Chippewa River Watershed Project seeking public input on high turbidity
January 7, 2009 - 12:00am
December 3, 2008
Silver carp have the ability to jump high into the air, even above the head of 6-foot-2-inch MU television producer Kent Faddis, who is standing in the front of a U.S. Geological Survey research boat. Missouri University photo by Steve Morse.
Silver carp found in Mississippi River near La Crosse
December 3, 2008 - 8:00am
October 25, 2008
Bernard Sietman prepares to submerge in search of freshwater mussels in the Chippewa River downstream of the Minnesota Trunk Highway 40 bridge. Sietman and co-worker Mike Davis of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources devoted three days to surveying mussels and marking over 100 locations on the riverbed for future monitoring. Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny
Freshwater mussels really matter to river's ecosystem
October 25, 2008 - 12:00am
Bet that you didn't know ...
October 25, 2008 - 12:00am
September 12, 2008
Spicer Council agrees to partnership in an effort to decrease Eurasian milfoil in waters of Green Lake
September 12, 2008 - 12:00am