2017 MN State Fair – DNR volunteers needed – Aug 24th – Sept 4th – St. Paul

State Fair Wildlife Wing Interpreter in DNR Building We are recruiting Master Naturalists to provide natural resource interpretation to the public in the Wildlife Wing of the DNR building at the Minnesota State Fair, Aug 24 – Sept 4, 2017.  Sit or stand in the wing as you: ·        Provide information to fairgoers on the … Continue reading 2017 MN State Fair – DNR volunteers needed – Aug 24th – Sept 4th – St. Paul

Twin Cities In Motion needs volunteers

I am the current Volunteer & Community Outreach Intern for Twin Cities In Motion Twin Cities In Motion (TCM) is the 501(c)(3) non-profit in the Twin Cities that hosts premier running events around the Twin Cities, we host these events with sustainability in mind. For each large event we host we have a “Green Team” … Continue reading Twin Cities In Motion needs volunteers

Maplewood Nature Center Public Nature Programs – summer 2017

Maplewood Nature Center Public Nature Programs Contact:  Karen Wachal, karen.wachal@maplewoodmn.gov , 651-249-2170 About Maplewood Nature Center Maplewood Nature Center is a 40-acre preserve operated by the City of Maplewood. The Visitor Center is located at 2659 East Seventh Street in Maplewood and is open Tuesday through Saturday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm. The Nature Play … Continue reading Maplewood Nature Center Public Nature Programs – summer 2017

Cedar Creek Ecosystem Science Reserve upcoming events

Happy June! And Happy World Environment Day! It's a beautiful day here at Cedar Creek, and I'm excited to share with you the first draft of our full summer of public outreach events! More details about these events will be available on the Cedar Creek website (cedarcreek.umn.edu/upcoming events) and facebook page (@CedarCreekESR) shortly, and additional … Continue reading Cedar Creek Ecosystem Science Reserve upcoming events

Prairie reconstruction workshop in Redwood County – July 27th

Please see the attached flyer - PRIFieldDayFlyer7.27.17 - about an upcoming (July 27, 2017) prairie reconstruction workshop in Redwood County. Registration link: https://goo.gl/forms/ PwH5gYCatgoGKRBo2   If you have question please contact: Jessica Petersen, Ph.D. Prairie Habitat Biologist | Fish and Wildlife Division Minnesota Department of Natural Resources 35365 800th Ave Madelia, MN, 56062 Phone: 507-642-8478 … Continue reading Prairie reconstruction workshop in Redwood County – July 27th

Starry stonewort – August 5th – state wide

Join us for a day (August 5 ) searching for one of Minnesota's newest aquatic invasive species, starry stonewort (and other AIS). Starry stonewort is an invasive algae that was first found in Lake Koronis in 2015 and has since spread to 9 Minnesota lakes. Now we are asking for your help in searching other … Continue reading Starry stonewort – August 5th – state wide

Polli*NATION Festival 201, Stillwater, September 10

Polli*NATION Festival 201 Pollinator Friendly Alliance presents.. Polli*NATION Festival 201 Sunday, September 10, 2017 Noon to 6:00 PM Kissing Birch Farm, 10020 Norell Avenue North, Stillwater 55082 Party with Purpose •Trapper Schoepp & The Shades, new songs from 2017 USA tour •Jeff Ray & the Stakes, national slide guitar virtuoso •Cattail Moon, longtime celtic favorites … Continue reading Polli*NATION Festival 201, Stillwater, September 10

Maplewood Parks & Recreation Department Scavenger Hunt – July 31, 2017

Scavenger Hunt on July 31, 2017Directions: Take a picture of yourself, friends, family etc. in at least 10 different parks, preserves and open spaces in Maplewood, then email them, along with this form, to recreationonline@ci.maplewood.mn.usno later than 4:30pm on July 31, 2017 Pictures must be taken between July 1–31, 2017 You do not need to … Continue reading Maplewood Parks & Recreation Department Scavenger Hunt – July 31, 2017

Board Members Needed – Friends of Maplewood Nature

Do you live in or near Maplewood?  Do you have an interest in habitat conservation, nature preservation, and environmental stewardship?  Are you seeking a board position with reasonable time expectations offering you the opportunity to utilize your skills and talents to positively impact a small, growing nonprofit organization?  Consider joining the board of the Friends … Continue reading Board Members Needed – Friends of Maplewood Nature