2017 Native Plant Community Field Guide Training

Offered by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources The Minnesota DNR Divisions of Ecological and Water Resources, Forestry, and Fish and Wildlife are partnering to offer training in the use of the DNR Field Guides to the Native Plant Communities of Minnesota and how they can be used to help inform management decisions. There will … Continue reading 2017 Native Plant Community Field Guide Training

Register today to become an AIS Detector!

Become an Aquatic Invasive Species Detector! Join a network of citizen scientists and learn how to identify and report AIS. Registration is now open for AIS Detectors, MAISRC’s new volunteer network and science-based training program launched in partnership with University of Minnesota Extension. If you are a concerned, motivated citizen over the age of 18 … Continue reading Register today to become an AIS Detector!

Maple Syrup Festivals

Maple Syrup Festivals Saturday, March 25 and April 1 Sap collecting, syrup cooking, horse-drawn rides, demonstrations, and hot maple syrup sundaes await the whole family. http://csbsju.edu/outdooru/education/events/maplesyrupfestival   Saint John’s Outdoor University 104 New Science Center | 2346 Science Drive, PO Box 3000 | Collegeville, MN 56321 320-363-3163 | http://www.csbsju.edu/OutdoorU

Plant I.D. workshops, Lk Superior area

Registration is now open for two 2017 Plant Identification (I.D.) workshops*, both of which will be held in Michigan's western Upper Peninsula near the shores of scenic Lake Superior on: 1.  Isle Royale National Park (June 5-10), based at Rock Harbor, and 2.  Keweenaw Peninsula (July 25-27), based in Copper Harbor, Michigan's northernmost village. This … Continue reading Plant I.D. workshops, Lk Superior area