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Bloomington Sustainability Commission Seeking Applicants

Nov 29, 2021, 9:48 AM

Bloomington’s Sustainability Commission is seeking applicants who have experience with environmental justice, energy, transportation, solid waste, water, and more.

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Notice of Open Water on Rice Marsh Lake

Nov 17, 2021, 9:40 AM

RPBCWD will be operating an aeration system on Rice Marsh Lake from December 1, 2021 until May 1st, 2022, that will result in open water. Anyone on the lake should be aware of the danger of open water and thin ice around the aeration system.

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Become a Minnesota Water Steward

Oct 12, 2021, 11:38 AM

Do you want to help protect and improve the health of our waters? Apply to join the next group of Minnesota Water Stewards eager to make a difference for water!

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Gravel Bed Saplings Available

Oct 11, 2021, 4:30 PM

The gravel beds outside our office have been hard at work growing over 100 trees and shrubs, and we want to give them to you! Planting trees on your property provides a full range of ecosystem services, and are an excellent way to minimize stormwater runoff.

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Requests for Proposals *Updated

Jun 3, 2021, 12:09 PM

The Riley Purgatory Bluff Creek Watershed District has opened requests for proposals for the services posted here.

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Announcement of Vacancy

May 18, 2021, 10:19 AM

RPBCWD is announcing two vacancies for its Board of Managers. For more details, click here.

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Lakeshore Management Webinar Now on YouTube

Feb 10, 2021, 11:40 PM

Check out the full webinar on YouTube now! RPBCWD and experts from the MN Department of Natural Resources and Stearns County Soil and Water Conservation District join up for an evening of learning about how to best care for lakeshores. We will learn about why healthy lakeshores are important, what best management practices are, and how to choose…

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