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Join us for a Shallow Lakes Webinar

Mar 31, 2022, 8:55 AM

Learn more about shallow lakes and their functions and values with Joe Bischoff, a Senior Aquatic Ecologist and Certified Lake Manger with Barr Engineering Co.

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District Opens Applications for District Administrator

Mar 24, 2022, 3:04 PM

The Riley Purgatory Bluff Creek Watershed District has opened applications for the District Administrator position. Applications are due April 21st.

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District Seeking Summer Water Quality Interns

Mar 1, 2022, 3:19 PM

The District is looking for up to 3 seasonal interns to assist our Water Quality department with the operation and maintenance of a watershed wide monitoring program for lakes and streams.

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BWSR Seeking Public Comments to Inform Wetland Conservation Act Rulemaking

Jan 20, 2022, 4:29 PM

The Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources (BWSR) requests public comments on potential amendments to the Chapter 8420 Rule governing the state’s Wetland Conservation Act (WCA).

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Apply to Join our Citizen Advisory Committee

Dec 28, 2021, 2:56 PM

Are you passionate about clean water? Would you like to join an active community of volunteers and environmental stewards? If you live or work in the Riley Purgatory Bluff Creek Watershed District (RPBCWD), consider applying to join the RPBCWD Citizen Advisory Committee!

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2022 Calendars Available for Pick-up

Dec 17, 2021, 11:35 AM

Our 2022 Calendars are now available for pickup! The calendar was populated with photos of our water resources and natural scenes from all around the District.

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Bloomington Sustainability Commission Seeking Applicants

Nov 29, 2021, 9:48 AM

Bloomington’s Sustainability Commission is seeking applicants who have experience with environmental justice, energy, transportation, solid waste, water, and more.

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