AIS Webinar: Spiny Waterflea – Dec. 19th

Mark your calendars for Thursday, Dec. 19 at noon to tune into a webinar from MAISRC Fellow Jake Walsh. Jake will be presenting about the massive ecological and economic impacts caused by invasive spiny waterflea in Lake Mendota. The webinar is free but registration is required. Talk details Aquatic invasive species can alter complex food … Continue reading AIS Webinar: Spiny Waterflea – Dec. 19th

Meeting: Central Chapter of Minnesota Master Naturalist – Dec. 12th

The Central Chapter of Minnesota Master Naturalist will hold its quarterly meeting on Thursday, December 12, at 7 p.m., in the Bremer Room of the St. Cloud Public Library. Our guest speaker will be Elizabeth Mboutchom of The Nature Conservancy, who will give a presentation on protecting the Mississippi River. A brief business meeting will … Continue reading Meeting: Central Chapter of Minnesota Master Naturalist – Dec. 12th

Meeting: West Metro Chapter MN Master Naturalist – Dec. 12th

Natural Resources Management at Three Rivers Park District Learn about management and restoration activities of the Wildlife, Forestry and Water Quality areas in the Three Rivers Park district.  Recent prairie management, wildlife re-introductions and turtle research will be highlighted.   Presented by John Moriarty, Senior Manager of Wildlife at Three Rivers.  He has written several books … Continue reading Meeting: West Metro Chapter MN Master Naturalist – Dec. 12th

ADV: Whitewater State Park

Upcoming Education and Volunteer opportunities available at Whitewater State Park. SATURDAY, DECEMBER 7 Geocaching Adventure: 12 – 2:30 p.m --- Meet at the Whitewater Valley Visitor Center. Ever want to get out and explore? During this program we will be going geocaching, looking for things hidden in the woods. What will make this hunt even … Continue reading ADV: Whitewater State Park

ADV: Project Wet Workshop – Itasca – Dec. 19th

Project WET’s mission is to reach children, parents, teachers and community members of the world with water education that promotes awareness of water and empowers community action to solve complex water issues. The Making Connections to Our Water World workshop will be held at: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm in the Jacob V. Brower Park … Continue reading ADV: Project Wet Workshop – Itasca – Dec. 19th

Meeting: West Metro Chapter MN Master Naturalist – Dec. 12th

Natural Resources Management at Three Rivers Park District Learn about management and restoration activities of the Wildlife, Forestry and Water Quality areas in the Three Rivers Park district.  Recent prairie management, wildlife re-introductions and turtle research will be highlighted.   Presented by John Moriarty, Senior Manager of Wildlife at Three Rivers.  He has written several books … Continue reading Meeting: West Metro Chapter MN Master Naturalist – Dec. 12th

Meeting: Central Chapter of Minnesota Master Naturalist – Dec. 12th

The Central Chapter of Minnesota Master Naturalist will hold its quarterly meeting on Thursday, December 12, at 7 p.m., in the Bremer Room of the St. Cloud Public Library. Our guest speaker will be Elizabeth Mboutchom of The Nature Conservancy, who will give a presentation on protecting the Mississippi River. A brief business meeting will … Continue reading Meeting: Central Chapter of Minnesota Master Naturalist – Dec. 12th

Newsletter: Volunteers-in-Parks

Thanks for a fantastic field season! The busy season of field trips, habitat restorations, and multiple visitor centers has come to a close for 2019. Thank you to every single person that came out to help the park with these important programs and projects. If you have not registered for the volunteer award recognition event, … Continue reading Newsletter: Volunteers-in-Parks

ADV: 2019 MOU Paper Session – Dec. 7th – St. Paul

2019 MOU Paper Session - Keynote Speaker Ian Davies, eBird Project Coordinator Pre-registration for the 2019 MOU Paper Session is now available! The event is being held on Saturday, December 7, at the North Star Ballroom of the St. Paul Student Center on the University of Minnesota campus (2017 Buford Avenue, St. Paul). Parking is … Continue reading ADV: 2019 MOU Paper Session – Dec. 7th – St. Paul

Newsletter: 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 Yard adjoins the Visitor Center. Trails wind through oak woods and marsh and are open every … Continue reading Newsletter: Maplewood Nature Center