MyMinnesotaWoods – fall 2019 newsletter

Hello from the Extension forestry team! We've still got fall color on our minds, especially now that peak color is creeping across the state. If you haven't already, be sure to check out the MNDNR's Fall Color Finder to keep tabs on those changing leaves and make sure you don't miss peak colors near you. … Continue reading MyMinnesotaWoods – fall 2019 newsletter

Statewide Star Party: Nov. 8th-11th

Picture this: Thousands of Minnesotans at sites across the state observing the Moon and engaging in hands-on astronomy activities all at the same time. The Bell Museum invites you to participate in Minnesota’s first Statewide Star Party during the weekend of Friday, November 8 through Monday, November 11. Help us continue celebrating the Apollo 50th … Continue reading Statewide Star Party: Nov. 8th-11th

ADV: Webinar – Starry Stonewort

SAVE THE DATE: Thursday, October 17, 2019 at 12 PM – 1 PM Minnesota AIS Detectors  will be hosting Minnesota Aquatic Invasive Species Research Center graduate student, Carli Wagner, during this FREE webinar to discuss her recent research on one of Minnesota's newest (and least understood) aquatic invasive species, starry stonewort. Read more about her … Continue reading ADV: Webinar – Starry Stonewort

ADV: Webinar – Starry Stonewort

SAVE THE DATE: Thursday, October 17, 2019 at 12 PM – 1 PM Minnesota AIS Detectors  will be hosting Minnesota Aquatic Invasive Species Research Center graduate student, Carli Wagner, during this FREE webinar to discuss her recent research on one of Minnesota's newest (and least understood) aquatic invasive species, starry stonewort. Read more about her … Continue reading ADV: Webinar – Starry Stonewort

Cedar Creek – Fall 2019 newsletter

In this Cedar Creek Ecosystem Science Reserve newsletter, you'll find updates on aquatic research, education program growth and our artists in residence program. You'll also get to read about astronomy and trail cameras and opportunities to support work taking place onsite. And of course, we've got lots of upcoming events to give you the chance … Continue reading Cedar Creek – Fall 2019 newsletter

ADV: Minnesota Meteorites and Planetary Geology – Minnetonka – Oct. 10th

Learn about the nine known meteorites that have been found in Minnesota.   Find out how rare meteorites can be distinguished from the more abundant “meteorwrongs”.   During this presentation, you will see and hold meteorites and may also bring your own meteorite to get information about it. Presented by Calvin Alexander, Professor Emeritus from the Earth … Continue reading ADV: Minnesota Meteorites and Planetary Geology – Minnetonka – Oct. 10th

ADV: Minnesota Meteorites and Planetary Geology – Minnetonka – Oct. 10th

Learn about the nine known meteorites that have been found in Minnesota.   Find out how rare meteorites can be distinguished from the more abundant “meteorwrongs”.   During this presentation, you will see and hold meteorites and may also bring your own meteorite to get information about it. Presented by Calvin Alexander, Professor Emeritus from the Earth … Continue reading ADV: Minnesota Meteorites and Planetary Geology – Minnetonka – Oct. 10th

ADV: North Country Trail Fall Equinox Hike – Sept. 22nd

Come out and enjoy the fall colors and a quiet walk in the woods. Meet at Hubbard Co. 4/Halverson Forest Road Trailhead at 1:30 PM (2.5 miles south of Lake George on Hubbard Co. 4).  We will cross the Schoolcraft River Valley, pass through mixed forest and all the Itasca Moraine landforms. Two options for … Continue reading ADV: North Country Trail Fall Equinox Hike – Sept. 22nd

Project Get Outdoors Newsletter – Fall 2019

This year we have been working steady to fulfill the activity requirements for our Get Outdoors After School project funded by the MN Environment and Natural Resources Trust Fund (MN ENRTF). Through this project we were able to make many new friends across the state and create new partnerships with amazing organizations working hard every … Continue reading Project Get Outdoors Newsletter – Fall 2019