Updates

River aerial view from Pine Bend
Conservation
September 14, 2022
Watch our new video to experience the stunning landscape of Pine Bend Bluffs Natural Area habitat corridor from a bird's-eye view and hear the story of its protection.Read more.
Land Use & Planning
September 20, 2022
What will happen to metro locks and dams? Here's a rundown of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers disposition study process and timeline, the scenarios under consideration, plus ways you can shape the river's future.Read more.
Fall leaf pile
Water & Legislative
September 21, 2022
What should you do with fallen leaves? And is fall a good time to fertilize the lawn?Read more.
Group photo
Stewardship & Education
September 11, 2022
We doubled the size of our summer intensive program for high school-aged youth this year. Find out what our fellows explored and learned, read two reflections on the program and see their final projects.Read more.
Water & Legislative
August 14, 2022
By now, you've seen the headlines: A stunning compromise on the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 will invest nearly $370 billion in new spending on climate change and energy security programs over the next 10 years.Read more.

OUR STRETCH OF THE RIVER

Upcoming Events

October 11, 14, 15, 25
Twin Cities
Saturday, October 29, 2022 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Pine Bend Bluffs Natural Area at the Flint Hills Resources property
Saturday, October 8, 2022 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
3M's oak woodlands, Cottage Grove - exact directions will be provided to registered volunteers