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.
A close-up of a taxidermied invasive carp, with the blurred Minnesota Capitol building in the background.
Land Use & Planning
May 14, 2024
We're celebrating a major win in our efforts to stop invasive carp from spreading into Minnesota's waters this legislative session.Read more.
Alexandra Jabbarpour by the river
Stewardship & Education
May 20, 2024
Alex will lead our storm drain stenciling and stream health evaluation initiatives.Read more.
A collage of scenes showing FMR staff working on various legislative activities in and out of the Capitol building.
Water & Legislative, Land Use & Planning
May 22, 2024
We found success by looking for opportunities to move things forward in ways we maybe hadn’t considered from the outset.Read more.
Sovatha Oum in field gear at FMR site
Stewardship & Education
May 2, 2024
"As a young refugee encountering the Mississippi for the first time, I would never have imagined in a million years that in the future I would come full circle, working to care for the river that welcomed me."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