Minnesota River Gets Attention 24 May 12

There’s good news for the Minnesota River. US Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar identifies the waterway as one of the top eleven projects to serve as models of “America’s Great Outdoor Rivers” across the nation. The projects are part of a list that Salazar is highlighting across the country. The goal of the America’s Great Outdoors Rivers initiative includes protecting and restoring rivers to offer historic, cultural, and natural sites for visitors.