Environment

  1. Facility Efficiency & Green Design

    Find out how the County is a leader when it comes to operating its facilities as efficiently as possible to save taxpayer dollars and keep future generations in mind.

  2. Garbage, Hazardous Waste & Recycling

    Check out dates and guidelines for recycling as well as disposing of garbage, hazardous waste, large branches, leaves, and yard waste.

  3. Horticulture / Agriculture Programs

    Access details on how the County utilizes research-based resources from the University of Minnesota to meet the needs and issues of citizens and communities in the County.

  4. Lakes, Rivers & Wetlands

    Learn how the Blue Earth County Environmental Services Department administers the state Wetland Conservation Act (WCA) for the County, with the exception of land which lies within the City of Mankato and the public road right of way.