Environment Minnesota Latest Blog Posts

The idea that Americans should enjoy more and better-maintained parks, wildlife refuges, hiking trails and ball fields is earning bipartisan support.

New legislation would permanently protect Alaska's Tongass National Forest—the nation's largest—and the bears, moose, eagles and other wildlife that call it home.

Toxic foams that threaten the health of armed service members and their neighbors would no longer be used on military bases under Environment Minnesota-backed legislation.

Commitments to power society with clean energy are accelerating us from 0 to 100 quickly.

On May 20, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) canceled the registration of a dozen neonicotinoid-based pesticides known to harm bees—effectively banning them.

The U.S. House of Representatives has taken long-overdue action on the climate crisis.

Plastic pollution has reached the deepest place on Earth.

Migratory birds, caribou, polar bears and walruses are among the Arctic wildlife that will stay protected under bills advancing in Congress.

As we work to tackle plastic pollution here in Minnesota, our national network's campaign to put wildlife over waste has made major headway in four states.