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Now Hiring: Grant Program Specialist

Ramsey-Washington Metro Watershed District (RWMWD) seeks a Grant Program Specialist. The Grant Program Specialist (GPS) leads the Stewardship Grant Program. This may include review, evaluation,…

Bid Notice: 2024 Request for Consultant Proposals

The Ramsey-Washington Metro Watershed District, pursuant to Minnesota Statute 103B.227, is soliciting interest proposals for legal, professional, or technical consultant services.  The Ramsey-Washington Metro Watershed…

2023 Watershed Excellence and Landscape Ecology Awards

2023 Watershed Excellence and Landscape Ecology Awards

On Thursday, November 16th, we recognized exemplary champions of water resources in the district at the 2023 Watershed Excellence and LEAP (Landscape Ecology Awards Program)…

Drought Tolerant Native Plants and Turf Grass Alternatives- A Short List

Drought Tolerant Native Plants and Turf Grass Alternatives- A Short List

RWMWD Natural Resources Program Staff After record-breaking snowfall during the winter of 2022-2023, most of Minnesota is experiencing drought. This year’s drought follows similar dry…

Pick Up the Poop this Fall

Pick Up the Poop this Fall

Fall and winter can be key times for a particularly bad habit: not picking up after your pet. Hunting through leaves or digging in the…

Water-Friendly Fall Yard Care

Water-Friendly Fall Yard Care

Fall yard care can not only benefit your plants but, if done properly, can also contribute to the health of the lakes and streams in…

Do you have passion for water and your community? Join the Water Stewards program for 2023

Ramsey-Washington Metro Watershed District is recruiting new Water Stewards for the upcoming year, 2023. Information sessions for prospective Water Stewards will be scheduled in the…

Public Notice: SWPPP 30-Day Public Comment Period

Public Notice: SWPPP 30-Day Public Comment Period

The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) has placed the RWMWD’s Stormwater Pollution Prevention Program (SWPPP) Document for coverage under the 2020 Small Municipal Separate Storm…

Gervais Creek Sediment Removal

The Ramsey-Washington Metro Watershed District (RWMWD) has hired Fitzgerald Excavating & Trucking (contractor) to complete a project at Gervais Creek. The project consists of removing…

Phalen and Keller Weir Projects

The Phalen Lake outlets and Keller Channel weirs are getting an upgrade as part of the Beltline Resiliency Plan. RWMWD will be able to automatically…