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Arden Park partnerships help restore a community park (March 20, 2019)
It’s an exciting time at the Minnehaha Creek Watershed District, which has been working with the City of Edina on a major park restoration along Minnehaha Creek. The improvements at Arden Park will not...

Get ready to Adopt a Drain in your neighborhood! (February 26, 2019)
Although there is still a lot of snow on the ground, we are excited to let you know about a new program that will be launching soon: Adopt a Drain! This metro-wide program will provide you an easy way to take steps in...

Bloomington Public Schools Improve Safety and their Bottom Line with Anti-icing Strategies (February 13, 2019)
Making sure kids are safe at school has always been a top priority for Craig Nordstrom. A Bloomington resident since 1975, Craig...

Battling Common Carp Through the Winter (January 28, 2019)
This column is part of an occasional series of articles about an unprecedented effort to improve water quality in the headwaters of Lake Minnetonka and the Minnehaha Creek watershed. Despite cold temperatures, snow, and ice,...

Repairing flood damage along Minnehaha Creek (January 16, 2019)
In 2014, the Twin Cities saw the wettest first half of the year since modern day record keeping began in 1871. Coupled with a long winter and late snowmelt, this extreme precipitation led to record water levels and...

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