Conference attendees attended in-depth half-day workshops, selected from over 40 presenters and 24 session topics, heard the latest news about water issues from agency leaders, and visited with exhibitors.
Featured speakers were Ron Schara of Minnesota Bound; MPCA Commissioner John Linc Stine; DNR Commissioner Tom Landwehr; BWSR Executive Director John Jaschke; and Gov. Mark Dayton.
The conference was hosted by Conservation Minnesota, University of Minnesota Extension and Freshwater Society, and sponsored by Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources, Minnesota Pollution Control Agency and Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.
Gov. Dayton has declared the week of April 18 Water Action Week in Minnesota. Extension continues to bring Minnesota the information, tools, connections and resources needed to build local capacity and define next steps to improve the health of water in Minnesota communities. Visit Extension Water Resources to learn more.