ADV-AIS: Aquatic Plant Identification Workshop – Sauk Rapids – July 25th

The ​Aquatic ​Plant ​Identification ​Workshop ​is ​being ​convened ​by ​Minnesota ​Department ​of ​Natural ​Resources ​in ​partnership ​with ​University ​of ​Minnesota ​Extension ​and ​the ​Minnesota ​Aquatic ​Invasive ​Species ​Research ​Center. ​This ​workshop ​is ​recommended ​for ​consultants ​in ​Minnesota ​who ​conduct ​aquatic ​plant ​surveys ​for ​hire, ​volunteers ​in ​the ​UMN ​AIS ​Detectors ​program, ​Minnesota ​Master ​Naturalists, ​county … Continue reading ADV-AIS: Aquatic Plant Identification Workshop – Sauk Rapids – July 25th

2019 Next-Generation Award

You know a next-generation leader who is making an incredible difference in the world. With just a quick nomination, you can help accelerate that leader’s career onto the national stage -- and beyond.  The prestigious NGen Leadership Award celebrates the accomplishments of visionary change-makers -- age 40 or under -- who have made a difference through … Continue reading 2019 Next-Generation Award

ADV: Teaching in the Outdoor Classroom Workshop – June 17-20

Open to all who teach children including licensed teachers, teachers in training, home school educators, naturalists, non-formal educators, park rangers, volunteers, and Friends members! Working together as a team, we explore the many ways to use an outdoor classroom to enhance and strengthen a child’s education. The workshop is held in conjunction with the Summer Explorers … Continue reading ADV: Teaching in the Outdoor Classroom Workshop – June 17-20

Cedar Creek Ecosystem Science Reserve – Spring 2019 Newsletter

Hopefully you've been enjoying the shift from snowflakes to budding plants as much as I have been. Mowing season is no doubt right around the corner! 🙂 Apologies that this newsletter is out a little later than scheduled - hopefully it won't have the bounce-back issues that the winter issue did. As always, we've got … Continue reading Cedar Creek Ecosystem Science Reserve – Spring 2019 Newsletter

ADV: Master Woodland Owner Course Schedule – June

Landowners in central Minnesota have a great opportunity to join Extension's newest Master Woodland Owner class. Starting in June, the Avon Hills class is specifically designed for woodland owners who are interested in fostering their woodland for the future. Registration is open now, and the course fee includes a site visit to your woodland by … Continue reading ADV: Master Woodland Owner Course Schedule – June

ADV: Master Woodland Owner Course Schedule – June

Landowners in central Minnesota have a great opportunity to join Extension's newest Master Woodland Owner class. Starting in June, the Avon Hills class is specifically designed for woodland owners who are interested in fostering their woodland for the future. Registration is open now, and the course fee includes a site visit to your woodland by … Continue reading ADV: Master Woodland Owner Course Schedule – June

ADV: Teaching in the Outdoor Classroom Workshop – June 17-20

Open to all who teach children including licensed teachers, teachers in training, home school educators, naturalists, non-formal educators, park rangers, volunteers, and Friends members! Working together as a team, we explore the many ways to use an outdoor classroom to enhance and strengthen a child’s education. The workshop is held in conjunction with the Summer Explorers … Continue reading ADV: Teaching in the Outdoor Classroom Workshop – June 17-20

ADV-AIS: MN DNR AIS Volunteer Training – May 23rd or June 6th

Citizens who are interested in informing the public about aquatic invasive species and how to slow their spread can receive AIS volunteer or ambassador training from the Watercraft Inspection Program staff. This training includes information on how to educate members of the public on AIS and how to prevent the spread. Thursday, May 23rd, 1 … Continue reading ADV-AIS: MN DNR AIS Volunteer Training – May 23rd or June 6th

ADV: River Ecology Workshop – Leverne – Sept. 9-13

Restoring River Ecosystems: Design & Application: This special offer workshop is a condensed 5-day adaptation of two advanced workshops - River Restoration: Design & Application and Restoration Solutions in Fragmented River Ecosystems. This course will incorporate principles, methods, and tools for holistic stream restoration using natural materials and designs, with an emphasis on re-establishing both … Continue reading ADV: River Ecology Workshop – Leverne – Sept. 9-13

ADV-AIS: MN DNR AIS Volunteer Training – May 23rd or June 6th

Citizens who are interested in informing the public about aquatic invasive species and how to slow their spread can receive AIS volunteer or ambassador training from the Watercraft Inspection Program staff. This training includes information on how to educate members of the public on AIS and how to prevent the spread. Thursday, May 23rd, 1 … Continue reading ADV-AIS: MN DNR AIS Volunteer Training – May 23rd or June 6th