Minnesota Department of Transportation

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Environmental Stewardship

 

people planting a tree

Programs and services

Cultural resources

Balancing the state's transportation needs with historic preservation.

Environmental assessment

Support for aquatic resources, wetland mitigation, stormwater requirements, and wildlife, including federally threatened and endangered species.

Environmental modeling and testing

Air, noise, soil and water quality testing.

Environmental planning and design

Integrating visual and aesthetic details with the built environment.

Regulated materials

Regulated waste, abandoned containers, building and bridge demolition/relocation and paint removal guidance.

Roadside vegetation

Management techniques for safer traveling conditions and aesthetically pleasing landscapes.

Erosion control and stormwater management

Project design, construction and maintenance support.

Environmental training

Environmental training.