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Update on Wassermann West Waterfront Park (May 25, 2018)
As part of our ten-year habitat and water quality improvement efforts in the Six Mile Creek – Halsted Bay Subwatershed, we are working in partnership with the City of Victoria to create a new park on the western shore of...

Friday Feature: Metro Blooms (May 21, 2018)
The organization now known as Metro Blooms got its beginnings as the Blooming Boulevards program that was created by the City of Minneapolis’ Committee on Urban Environment in 1983. The goal of the Blooming Boulevards program was to promote and celebrate...

Paddling Minnehaha Creek (May 15, 2018)
The late spring this year has given us a serious case of spring fever. We’ve been enjoying the warmer weather, sunshine, and hints of summer. One of our favorite parts of summer is enjoying Minnehaha Creek from the boardwalk at the Minnehaha Creek Preserve in...

Middle School Students Solve for Runoff (May 1, 2018)
Minnehaha Creek Watershed District (MCWD) offers educational displays and resources to teachers and individuals who want to teach students and the public about water quality. Learn more on our Education page.Students at Maplewood Middle...

Spring Lawn Care Tips that are Useful All Year (April 30, 2018)
Did you know that you and your neighbors have waterfront property? Your yard and the nearest lake, stream, or wetland are connected by the nearest storm drain or ditch. That means the actions you take on your property...

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