Newsletters are published twice a year. They contain articles related to the mission of the Scholarship. The summer issue introduce the current year scholarship recipient. Click on an image in order to download a pdf or e-publication of that issue. You can sign up on the mailing list to receive notification of new issues as they are released.
Newsletter No. 14, January 2022, announces the 2022 Scholarship availability, and includes discussions about hether clean drinking water is a right or a privilege.
The center section addresses the historic drop in purity in our water, air, soil, healthy forests and precipitous drop in pollinators world wide.
This newsletter makes many references to related publications. Below are the links:
An assessment of published data
Discussions of what and when Antropocene is
More than 300 polluted lakes and rivers added to Minnesota's impaired waters list.
Drinking water nitrate and human health
Pesticides are killing the world’s soils
Soil Health case studies from Sustainable Agriculture Association
Bad air quality in Minnesota
Drinking water protection
Karst in Minnesota (everything you should know about karst, lesson plans and videos, etc)
Nitrate in drinking water
Source for nitrate map:
Report: Nitrate in drinking water a costly problem for small, rural cities
Water quality standards: Costs and benefits for-small-rural-cities