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  • Introducing @youdontspeakfrench an #UpstreamFellow and photographer based in Minneapolis. See Amy's work and follow her as she shares how she loves & care for the place we call home…#UpstreamMN
  • Our lakes take a new shape for a few months. How will you make the most of the frigid and frozen water this winter? 📸: @colin.willemsen @mossyhollowcove ..#UpstreamMN
  • Layer up winter-sota style. Tell us in the comments how you enjoy the winter wonderland.📸: @lutsenmountains..#upstreammn #firstsnowfall #mnwinter
  • We are Upstream! Loving where we live. Share your stories with us. Tell us how you love Minnesota.📸: @hintonproduction @galavantgal ..#UpstreamMN
  • Upstream is an initiative to bring people together to celebrate and amplify all the ways Minnesotans of all backgrounds love and care for our place.📸: @thriftywithacompass @benstonefishing ..#UpstreamMN
  • We help people celebrate the shared value of caring for Minnesota and inspire even great care for our unique and beautiful natural spaces…#UpstreamMN
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