In this issue:

Pollinators at Risk

Larger wildlife species such as moose, wolves, deer and ducks have historically received much attention in conservation - but recently bees and other pollinators have been taking center stage.

Opening the Door to Conservation

Crow Wing Soil and Conservation District staff understand the importance of maintaining communication with landowners, and they use all the tools in their toolbox to keep those channels open.

Siting of Wetland Mitigation in NE Minnesota – The Way Forward

An interagency staff team is working hard to make Minnesota’s wetland replacement system more effective.

A Record Flood Demonstrates the Power of Partnership

On September 24 and 25, 2010 the Zumbro River was making history. At the Zumbro Falls USGU gauge station, the river hit a crest of almost 36 feet – five feet above the historical record and nearly ten feet above Major Flood Stage. The flood’s effect on the river impacted more than just the record books.