Healthy Soil, Healthy Plants, Healthy People, St. Paul, August 16

Healthy Soil, Healthy Plants, Healthy People RAMSEY CONSERVATION DISTRICT CONSERVATION FORUM: Healthy Soil, Healthy Plants, Healthy People Wednesday, August 16, 2017 9:00-11:00 a.m. Urban Roots (Fellowship Hall) 463 Maria Avenue #207 St. Paul, MN 55106 Ann Journey, Soil Health Coordinator with the Natural Resources Conservation Service, will present on 'Soil, Water, Microbes, and Why Mud … Continue reading Healthy Soil, Healthy Plants, Healthy People, St. Paul, August 16

My Minnesota Woods Upcoming events

Registration now open for two new Master Woodland Owner classes! Landowners in northern Minnesota now have two great opportunities to join a Master Woodland Owner cohort in their own backyard. Starting in late July, the Laurentian cohort opens for people in the Iron Range region who are interested in learning more about harvesting timber for … Continue reading My Minnesota Woods Upcoming events

Wasp Watchers for July 2017

Hello Master Naturalists, You are invited to attend a Wasp Watchers biosurveillance field training in early August.  Wasp Watchers is a citizen science project that engages volunteers in the biosurveillance of Emerald Ash Borer (EAB).  A native, stingless, ground-nesting wasp called the smoky winged beetle bandit (Cerceris fumipennis) hunts for wood boring beetles including EAB.  … Continue reading Wasp Watchers for July 2017

Friends of Sax-Zim Bog upcoming events – Duluth area

Friends of Sax-Zim Bog Organization Overview History and Mission Friends of Sax-Zim Bog (FOSZB) originated in 2010 when Sparky Stensaas realized the biologically diverse habitat of the Sax-Zim Bog, one of the most famous birding areas in North America, was being threatened and needed a voice. Sparky had been birding the Bog since the early … Continue reading Friends of Sax-Zim Bog upcoming events – Duluth area

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

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