WELCOME!  How to Help:
  • Recommend eco-friendly products and services in Itasca County.
  • Notify this site of local initiatives that promote sustainable use of natural resources and environmental protections. [Jeanne at dfltroutlake@gmail.com]
  • Participate in a local group effort for positive change.

A SELECTION OF ORGANIZATIONS
CONCERNED ABOUT THE ENVIRONMENT LOCATED IN ITASCA COUNTY, MINNESOTA


Climate Majority Project - works in conjunction with Earth Circle; click the logo to learn more.
http://www.mn350.org/climate-majority-project/
Earth Circle - meets monthly, 2 pm, on third Saturday of every month in Grand Rapids Public Library's Community Room; click the "Our Place Planet Responsibility" image to learn more.
https://sites.google.com/site/itascaenvironment/earth-circle


Free Range Food Co-op - working to establish a co-op in Grand Rapids; mission includes "promote environmental stewardship and serve as a hub for sustainability within the community".  Refer to their website for ownership information and volunteer opportunities: 
http://freerangefood.coop/about


Itasca Clean Energy Team - committed to creating "Grand Community Solar Garden" with Grand Rapids Public Utilities; click the solar panel to learn more.
Itasca Clean Energy Team


Itasca Waters To "Team Up" with other organizations and concerned citizens to maintain abundant, clean water for our continued health, enjoyment and a strong economy"; conducts quarterly board meetings and monthly executive committee mtgs on the second Thursday of each month (4:30 pm) at Central Square Mall; click the Team Up logo to learn more.

http://www.itascawaters.org/


Izaak Walton League Grand Rapids Wes Libbey Chapter meets at KAXE Northern Community Radio (260 NE 2nd Street, Grand Rapids) on the fourth Wednesdays at 7 pm. Click the logo to learn more.
https://sites.google.com/site/grandrapidsweslibbeychapter/


Minnesotans For Pipeline Cleanup - local activists working to have abandoned pipelines removed; organizational meetings are called as needed; learn more, and make contact at their website by clicking on this image:

http://pipelinecleanupmn.org/



Northern Lights Community School - a tuition free public charter school for grades 6-12 located in Warba, MN. NLCS is an environmental project based school that is authorized by the Audubon Center of the North Woods.  Click on logo to learn more.

http://nlcschool.org/environmental-focus/