Kristi Pursell Hired As CRWP Executive Director

  Kristi Pursell Hired As CRWP Executive Director Kristi Pursell has been named Executive Director of the Cannon River Watershed Partnership (CRWP). CRWP is an environmental non-profit based in Northfield that is dedicated to engaging people in protecting and improving the water quality and natural systems of the Cannon River Watershed. “The CRWP Board of Read More

“Improving Water Quality” a Top Reason for Farmers Who Planted Cover Crops

By Cannon River Watershed Partnership Conservation Program Manager Alan Kraus   A recent Cannon River Watershed Partnership (CRWP) survey of farmers who had planted cover crops found that farmers implemented these soil and nutrient conserving practices because they had an interest in improving water quality and reducing erosion. Of that group, 96% stated that improving Read More

2018 Downstream Environmental Film Festival

Be Surprised * Be Amazed * Be Inspired!   Downstream Film Festival (inspiring short films) Wednesday, February 21, 5:00-9:00 pm, Imminent Brewing, 519 Division Street South, Unit 2, Northfield We’ll be featuring three blocks of short films (under 30 minutes)—including documentaries, animation, narrative, and experimental—that have the potential to inform, inspire, challenge, and awaken audiences Read More

Downstream Film Festival Coming Up Wednesday, Feb. 21, 7:00 pm

   Cannon River Watershed Partnership proudly presents the  Downstream Environmental Film Festival 7:00 p.m., February 21st, 2018. Imminent Brewing Company, 519 Division Street South, Unit 2,  Northfield, Minnesota   We’ll be featuring short films (under 30 minutes)—including documentaries, animation, narrative, and experimental—that have the potential to inform, inspire, challenge, and awaken audiences to the environmental Read More