December 13, 2008

the brownline 2008.12.13

  • The Minnesota LCCMR reccomends to Legislators $26.1 million in allocations to address various environemntal issues, including: 
    • Further development of promising techniques for preventing and controlling the movement of carp species and the detrimental impacts they have on water bodies throughout Minnesota. 
    • Efforts to protect Minnesota's waters from endocrine disrupting contaminants that can be detrimental to both aquatic and human health. 
    • Development of effective options for protecting Lake Superior from invasive species threats through safe treatment of ship ballast water discharges.