2013 Watershed/Water Management Solutions - Policy to Action

This 8th Summit sponsored by the Minnesota Division Izaak Walton League examined 2012 initiatives to put more conservation protections on surface waters, groundwater, and wetlands in Minnesota.

Some of the topics covered were: Ground water impacts on White Bear Lake and the Maplewood Mall Retrofit; the need for integrated water management planning; Governor Dayton's Memo of Understanding to create the Ag Water Quality Certification Program and his Executive Order to strengthen the Wetland Conservation Act protections.

NEW STATE INITIATIVES FOR BETTER WATER MANAGEMENT

COORDINATING SOLUTIONS AT THE WATERSHED/AQUIFER LEVEL