Environmental Links


Partners in Conservation


  • Minnesota Department of Health (MDH): MDH oversees many aspects of groundwater including protection, monitoring and conservation. 
    • Private well protection: Private sources of well water can vary in terms of water quality. Learn more about testing opportunities here. 
    • Nitrates in groundwater: Nitrate is a common groundwater contaminant. Learn more about it’s implications for human health, sources and extent throughout the state here.