Newsletter: River Bend Nature Center – March 2021

NATURALIST PROGRAMS Naturalists are offering virtual programs and small, in person programs for this winter/early spring. Have limitations on bussing, but would like an in person program? Naturalists can travel to you. If you are or know a classroom teacher or a group leader looking for dynamic programming email education@rbnc.org or call 507-332-7151. You can read the full list of programs at https://rbnc.org/field-trips. … Continue reading Newsletter: River Bend Nature Center – March 2021

Newsletter: Pesky Plant Trackers – March 2021

Pesky Plant Trackers welcome you to the Month of March. The  four darkest months (November through February) are behind us, and soon comes the Spring Equinox. As days become longer than nights, how will plants respond? Join the Pesky Plants community as we watch this drama unfold for wild parsnip or Japanese knotweed. Beginning Monday, … Continue reading Newsletter: Pesky Plant Trackers – March 2021

VOL: DNR Invasive Species Advisory Committee – apply by Jan. 22, 2021

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is seeking applications from Minnesota residents interested in serving on the statewide Aquatic Invasive Species Advisory Committee. Applications are due by 4:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 22. Aquatic invasive species are one of the state’s most pressing natural resource issues. Preventing the spread of zebra mussels, Eurasian watermilfoil, invasive … Continue reading VOL: DNR Invasive Species Advisory Committee – apply by Jan. 22, 2021

VOL: DNR Invasive Species Advisory Committee – apply by Jan. 22, 2021

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is seeking applications from Minnesota residents interested in serving on the statewide Aquatic Invasive Species Advisory Committee. Applications are due by 4:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 22. Aquatic invasive species are one of the state’s most pressing natural resource issues. Preventing the spread of zebra mussels, Eurasian watermilfoil, invasive … Continue reading VOL: DNR Invasive Species Advisory Committee – apply by Jan. 22, 2021

VOL: DNR Invasive Species Advisory Committee – apply by Jan. 22, 2021

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is seeking applications from Minnesota residents interested in serving on the statewide Aquatic Invasive Species Advisory Committee. Applications are due by 4:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 22. Aquatic invasive species are one of the state’s most pressing natural resource issues. Preventing the spread of zebra mussels, Eurasian watermilfoil, invasive … Continue reading VOL: DNR Invasive Species Advisory Committee – apply by Jan. 22, 2021

VOL: DNR Invasive Species Advisory Committee – apply by Jan. 22, 2021

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is seeking applications from Minnesota residents interested in serving on the statewide Aquatic Invasive Species Advisory Committee. Applications are due by 4:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 22. Aquatic invasive species are one of the state’s most pressing natural resource issues. Preventing the spread of zebra mussels, Eurasian watermilfoil, invasive … Continue reading VOL: DNR Invasive Species Advisory Committee – apply by Jan. 22, 2021

Newsletter: Hot off the press! 2020 MAISRC Research Report

It has been a wild year with lots of challenges, but I would like to personally assure you that MAISRC is still here and working as hard as ever to develop research-based solutions to reduce the impacts of aquatic invasive species in Minnesota. I hope the research highlights included in the report (which only scratches the surface … Continue reading Newsletter: Hot off the press! 2020 MAISRC Research Report

VOL: DNR Invasive Species Advisory Committee – apply by Jan. 22, 2021

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is seeking applications from Minnesota residents interested in serving on the statewide Aquatic Invasive Species Advisory Committee. Applications are due by 4:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 22. Aquatic invasive species are one of the state’s most pressing natural resource issues. Preventing the spread of zebra mussels, Eurasian watermilfoil, invasive … Continue reading VOL: DNR Invasive Species Advisory Committee – apply by Jan. 22, 2021

Newsletter: USA National Phenology Network – winter 2020

Patterns in flowering and leaf color in maples, oaks, and poplarsThis year's Green wave campaign has come to a close. We hope you have enjoyed making observations of flowering and leaf color on your maples, oaks, and poplars this year.   This year we asked you to observe flowering in your maples, oaks, and poplars … Continue reading Newsletter: USA National Phenology Network – winter 2020

VOL: Ecology Science Fair, Jan. 30, 2021 (register by Dec. 18th)

The Ecology Science Fair centers on student-driven investigations in ecology. This year's Fair will be held 100% virtually, utilizing an online platform called zFairs, on Saturday, January 30, 2021.  As a volunteer in the Ecology Science Fair, where you will be a monitor in a virtual interview room alongside a judge. Monitors serve a very … Continue reading VOL: Ecology Science Fair, Jan. 30, 2021 (register by Dec. 18th)

VOL: Ecology Science Fair, Jan. 30, 2021 (register by Dec. 18th)

The Ecology Science Fair centers on student-driven investigations in ecology. This year's Fair will be held 100% virtually, utilizing an online platform called zFairs, on Saturday, January 30, 2021.  As a volunteer in the Ecology Science Fair, where you will be a monitor in a virtual interview room alongside a judge. Monitors serve a very … Continue reading VOL: Ecology Science Fair, Jan. 30, 2021 (register by Dec. 18th)

VOL: Ecology Science Fair, Jan. 30, 2021 (register by Dec. 18th)

The Ecology Science Fair centers on student-driven investigations in ecology. This year's Fair will be held 100% virtually, utilizing an online platform called zFairs, on Saturday, January 30, 2021.  As a volunteer in the Ecology Science Fair, where you will be a monitor in a virtual interview room alongside a judge. Monitors serve a very … Continue reading VOL: Ecology Science Fair, Jan. 30, 2021 (register by Dec. 18th)