Updates

People in canoe on river with text, FMR is hiring!
General
June 5, 2024
We're hiring! Check out our open positions: Individual Gifts Officer and Stewardship & Education Program Director.Read more.
Person lops branches off of buckthorn stump
Conservation
June 13, 2024
Step-by-step instructions for removing large buckthorn using this new, herbicide-free method. Read more.
ESI council members stand in front of the state Capitol
Stewardship & Education
June 12, 2024
It was a big year for our high school youth council: advocacy, community engagement, planning, paddling and more. Check out this collection of reflections and photos from the council members.Read more.
Poetry book in front of the river
General
June 4, 2024
A new poetry anthology honors one of the river's most iconic birds and benefits FMR. Read more.
A hand holds a mason jar filled to the top with clear, clean water. A field of Kernza perennial grain is in the background.
Water & Legislative
June 13, 2024
These collective investments are a laudable first step, but there's more to be done to address the root cause of nitrate pollution in the state.Read more.

OUR STRETCH OF THE RIVER

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, June 25, 2024 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Nicollet Island, Minneapolis
New date: Saturday, August 10, 2024 at 5 p.m.
Hidden Falls Regional Park, St. Paul
Wednesday, August 14, 2024 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Pine Bend Bluffs Scientific & Natural Area, Inver Grove Heights