ADV: DNR AIS Learning Sessions:

DNR AIS Learning Sessions: Tuesday, August 14th 9:30 am - 3:30 pm Chanhassen, MN Wednesday, September 5th 10 am - 3 pm Hackensack, MN Join the DNR for a special AIS learning session. This free session will focus on: Working with businesses on AIS prevention Supporting watercraft inspectors Wright County regional inspection program Connecting watershed … Continue reading ADV: DNR AIS Learning Sessions:

VOL-AIS: Starry Trek: a statewide search for starry stonewort – August 18th

AIS Detectors, Minnesota Master Naturalist and others: Please: Join us for a day searching for one of Minnesota's newest aquatic invasive species, starry stonewort (and other invaders). Starry stonewort is an invasive algae that was first found in Lake Koronis in 2015 and has since spread to 11 Minnesota lakes (learn more about starry stonewort … Continue reading VOL-AIS: Starry Trek: a statewide search for starry stonewort – August 18th

August events at Cedar Creek ESR

Details, registration information and more are always available on our Facebook Page and website. There's even a calendar mode on the website now, thanks to a request from a savvy community member. August 4th, 9am-11am: Red-headed woodpecker hike August 15th, 2pm-5pm: Intern research symposium August 17th, 10:30am-3:30pm: Dragonfly survey August 17th, 3pm-5pm: Bumblebee survey August 21st, 12pm - … Continue reading August events at Cedar Creek ESR

ADV: AIS Researh and Management Showcase

Breakout session schedule now available! Join us at the 2018 Aquatic Invasive Species Research and Management Showcase Join the Minnesota Aquatic Invasive Species Research Center on campus on Wednesday, September 12 for a selection of talks about the latest MAISRC research on starry stonewort, zebra mussels, spiny waterflea, invasive carp, and much more. The list … Continue reading ADV: AIS Researh and Management Showcase

ADV – International Wolf Symposium Educator Day

The International Wolf Center is a leader in providing wolf education. Join us for our International Wolf Symposium Educator Day to bring relevant, science-based activities and knowledge to your students. Registration for the day includes: breakfast, lunch, daily break refreshments, materials and a copy of the International Wolf Center’s Gray Wolves Gray Matter curriculum. Saturday, October 13, … Continue reading ADV – International Wolf Symposium Educator Day

VOL: St. Paul Natural Resources Small Mammal Survey – Aug 4th

Citizen Science Opportunity Saint Paul is home to so much more than rabbits and squirrels! Participate in a small mammal survey at Bruce Vento Nature Sanctuary (4th St E, St Paul, MN 55106) from 8-10am on August 4th and learn about the lives of urban wildlife. We will capture and identify small mammals with the … Continue reading VOL: St. Paul Natural Resources Small Mammal Survey – Aug 4th

VOL: Harvest Time at public food forest

Please join us and spread the word of the harvest opportunities now through the fall on the new public food forest.   Attached is a PDF version (Harvest Has Begun) of the notice if you wish to print and hang flyers.  Additional help is needed with weeding.  We were very grateful for regular rains last month, but it caused several missed … Continue reading VOL: Harvest Time at public food forest

2018 Aquatic Invasive Species Research and Management Showcase

Registration is now open: Join the Minnesota Aquatic Invasive Species Research Center on campus on Wednesday, September 12 for a selection of talks about the latest MAISRC research on starry stonewort, zebra mussels, spiny waterflea, invasive carp, and much more. The list of breakout sessions and full presentation descriptions will be announced soon. Interact with … Continue reading 2018 Aquatic Invasive Species Research and Management Showcase

Minnesota Water Resources Center – Minnegram Summer 2018

Minnegram Summer - 2018 contains many interesting articles: Estimating annual chloride use in Minnesota Alycia Overbo and Sara Heger, Water Resources CenterSalt is used every day in many applications.  People add salt to food, apply salt to pavement and roads after snowfall, and use salt in their water softeners.  While salt is inexpensive to purchase, … Continue reading Minnesota Water Resources Center – Minnegram Summer 2018

VOL Survey: Minnesota Invasive Terrestrial Plants and Pests Center

The Minnesota Invasive Terrestrial Plants and Pests Center needs help from the community to learn how it can better serve the interests and needs of its audience. Please take a moment to give your feedback on the following brief survey (5-8 minutes) here: https://umn.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_0fw2V: A0nMwCid0N Please feel free to call me at either of the … Continue reading VOL Survey: Minnesota Invasive Terrestrial Plants and Pests Center