Newsletter: MyMinnesotaWoods – Jan. 2020

New version of Woodland Stewardship book available online We’re happy to share that the revised edition of Woodland Stewardship: A Practical Guide for Midwestern Landowners is now available! This book is designed to help woodland owners identify goals for their property and work with a professional forester to choose the management practices that will help … Continue reading Newsletter: MyMinnesotaWoods – Jan. 2020

Newsletter: Whitewater State Park – Feb. 2020

Upcoming events at Whitewater State Park: SATURDAYS IN FEBRUARY: 10 a.m. – Noon    Snowshoe Saturdays Join a park naturalist each Saturday in February to explore the park by snowshoe. This is the time of year that we can go off trail and see some unique areas of the park. Bring your own snowshoes or borrow … Continue reading Newsletter: Whitewater State Park – Feb. 2020

Newsletter: Lake Bemidji State Park – Feb. 2020

Lake Bemidji State Park Upcoming Events SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 1 1–5 p.m.  Winter Techniques: Digital Photography Workshop Meet in the Visitor Center. Professional photographer Janet Nelson will help you make the most of winter's unique opportunities. The class will be basic to intermediate and cover macro and landscapes, lighting and composition. Bring your own compact or … Continue reading Newsletter: Lake Bemidji State Park – Feb. 2020

ADV: Monarch Short Course – Como Park Senior High

Monarch Joint Venture is hosting a course in Saint Paul to teach folks about monarch biology, conservation, habitat needs, and research. Are you interested in monarchs and looking to learn more about this symbolic butterfly? Join us weekly for our Monarch Short Course! This course will cover monarch biology, migration,perils they face, how individuals can … Continue reading ADV: Monarch Short Course – Como Park Senior High

I am Big Game Program Leader with Minnesota DNR and want to make members of your organization aware of an upcoming important public input opportunity regarding deer populations in northwestern and western Minnesota. I’ve attached a flyer (DeerPop_GoalSetting2020-Flyer) about our deer population goal setting workshops planned for this region of the state - if you … Continue reading

ADV: Citizen Science Programs

Jan 15 - Feb15, 2020: New! Audubon Climate Watch:  Learn about this new citizen science program and participate if you like. Thu, Jan 23, 2020, 7:00 p.m.: Wildlife Tracking in the Twin Cities Metro Area Presented by Jonathan Popple, Director of the Minnesota Wildlife Tracking Project. MN River Valley Audubon Chapter (MRVAC) monthly meeting at MVNWR … Continue reading ADV: Citizen Science Programs

ADV: Birds, Bees & Butterflies – Bemidji – Jan. 23rd

Registration for the Bemidji Lawns to Legumes (L2L) training workshop is now open!  Go to: and sign up today.  Bemidji Lawns to Legumes Train the Trainer workshop January 23 @ 3:30 pm - 6:00 pm Beltrami Electric Community Roo Have you ever wished you knew more about which native plants attract pollinators and birds in our area; which … Continue reading ADV: Birds, Bees & Butterflies – Bemidji – Jan. 23rd

ADV: Tuscan Photography – Eveleth – Jan. 21st

Seasonal Moments by Vickie Tuskan, Tuscan Photography Tuesday January 21  3:30-5:00 This month’s Northwoods Nature Phenology at the Eveleth Public Library is presented by photographer Vickie Tuscan of Fayal Township.  Tuscan will share photos from her collection that focus on the natural beauty of our area.  She writes of her work: “Our life is measured in moments—some good, some not so … Continue reading ADV: Tuscan Photography – Eveleth – Jan. 21st

Newsletter – Lake Bemidji State Park – Jan. 2020

SATURDAY, JANUARY 18 1–3 p.m.               Brrrmidji Kids Can Ice-Fish Kids ages 8-15 come on out for an afternoon of ice fishing on Lake Bemidji. During Take-A-Kid Ice Fishing Weekend, anglers 18 and older do not need a license if they are accompanied by a child younger than 16 and are actively participating in Take-A-Kid Ice … Continue reading Newsletter – Lake Bemidji State Park – Jan. 2020