Parsnip Pull – White Water State Park – June 24th

WHY DO WE NEED TO PULL WILD PARSNIP? Wild Parsnip is an invasive plant. It can cause phyto-photo dermatitis, a very painful and disfiguring blistering effect on the skin. The plant is abundant throughout the park and poses a serious problem for campers and other park visitors, especially children. HOW CAN YOU HELP? Volunteers can … Continue reading Parsnip Pull – White Water State Park – June 24th

Audubon Center of the North Woods – Activities – Summer 2017

ACNW summer camps enrich a kid’s perception of the world and connection with nature, as well as provide them with new experiences, opportunities for personal growth and a safe, fun environment where they can:* soar to new heights traversing our high ropes course with a fun zip-line ride at the end learn how to build … Continue reading Audubon Center of the North Woods – Activities – Summer 2017

Freshwater Society – June 15-16 – Hopkins

Understanding the Art of Facilitation: Effective Practices for Public Participation How can people be the solution to the challenges we face? Many of us dedicate our time, money, and energy to convening people who are central to our work. We need them to be knowledgeable and interested, but keeping them engaged is often challenging. This … Continue reading Freshwater Society – June 15-16 – Hopkins

Field Photo Weekend: May 27 – 29, 2017

Please take some photos! "Field Photo Weekend" May 27 - 29, 2017 . . . Celebrate Memorial Day Weekend by taking a few shots! Here’s your chance to join hundreds of other CoCoRaHS observers to see what our landscapes look like during late spring. If you have participated before, this is a great chance to … Continue reading Field Photo Weekend: May 27 – 29, 2017

FMR Volunteer Opportunities – summer

Volunteer outings & events • FMR hosts approximately 60 public cleanups, hauls, pulls or plantings throughout the Twin Cities metro-area annually. — Most take place between April and November and are two to three hours in length. — No experience is required and our top-notch stewardship staff take care of all the training, tools, directions and the rest. We'll also take photos and post … Continue reading FMR Volunteer Opportunities – summer

Annual Meeting of Barnum Lake Association, Hackensack, August 19

Annual Meeting of Barnum Lake Association Annual meeting: registration, brunch, business meeting and program presentation. [Looking to find a speaker on snapping turtles for the program for 1/2 to 1 hour in length] This is a duplicate request to my submittal of a couple of days ago before I had this web address. Location Woodrow … Continue reading Annual Meeting of Barnum Lake Association, Hackensack, August 19