More About Streams

It is important for our research, and our communities, to have healthy streams and food webs. The materials on this page share more details about the important connections between healthy stream habitats, aquatic insects, and trout populations.

Educational Video Gallery

Classroom Resources

Whether you are an elementary school teacher or high school agricultural educator, we have resources to help you get your students interested in bugs and winter ecosystems. 

Science stories like Bugs Below Zero are created by Agricultural Communication & Marketing (ACM) students at the University of Minnesota.

See for more information and examples. 

Funding for this project was also provided by the Minnesota Environment and Natural Resources Trust Fund as recommended by the Legislative-Citizen Commission on Minnesota Resources (LCCMR). The Trust Fund is a permanent fund constitutionally established by the citizens of Minnesota to assist in the protection, conservation, preservation, and enhancement of the state’s air, water, land, fish, wildlife, and other natural resources.


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