VOL: Outreach Assistant – Rivers Keepers – Aug. 11th and Sept. 15th

Outreach Assistant River Keepers advocates for safe and sustainable use of the Red River of the North in Fargo, ND and Moorhead, MN.  Assist staff with a River Keepers display and a hands-on educational activity at various outreach events throughout the year. Some possible events include: Police Community Picnic: August 11 from 5:00 - 7:30 p.m. … Continue reading VOL: Outreach Assistant – Rivers Keepers – Aug. 11th and Sept. 15th

In-person meetings/trainings on hold

As the University of Minnesota works to open back up, we are required to follow strict rules and guidelines for keeping all of our participants safe and healthy.  We are required to have permission for in person events.  At this time, we are putting all in person activities, like chapter meetings, hikes, and events, advanced … Continue reading In-person meetings/trainings on hold

ADV: Online Biome Classes

Online Biome Classes being developed The Minnesota Master Naturalist Team is working on developing an online version of the biome courses.  These will be available starting with the BWBR biome, then PP, and then NWGL.  We are working with instructors and online learning experts to create the optimal learning experience. Our preferred method will still … Continue reading ADV: Online Biome Classes

ADV-AIS: MAISRC Showcase – Sept. 22-24

The 7th annual MAISRC Research and Management Showcase will be held online, the afternoons of Sept. 22-24, 2020. We invite you to learn about the latest findings in AIS research, useful management tools, and ask questions directly to the researchers. About the Showcase Every fall, MAISRC hosts a public event to showcase our most recent research … Continue reading ADV-AIS: MAISRC Showcase – Sept. 22-24

Meeting: River Bend Nature Center – July 30th

You're Invited to RBNC's *VIRTUAL ONLY* Annual Meeting! River Bend Nature Center (RBNC) will host its Annual Meeting on Thursday, July 30, 2020 from 5:30-7 pm via this google meet link (also found on our website). Simply click the link at the time of the meeting. River Bend will release its 2019 Annual Report, members will elect candidates … Continue reading Meeting: River Bend Nature Center – July 30th

ADV-AIS: Webinars on Starry Stonewort – August 18th

Starry Stonewort Webinar Series The Starry Stonewort Collaborative is hosting a series of four monthly webinars related to starry stonewort, beginning on May 27th. Each of the webinars will focus on research that relates to starry stonewort management and control techniques. Dan Larkin is among the guest presenters, and will be giving his webinar in … Continue reading ADV-AIS: Webinars on Starry Stonewort – August 18th

VOL: Outreach Assistant – Rivers Keepers – Aug. 11th and Sept. 15th

Outreach Assistant River Keepers advocates for safe and sustainable use of the Red River of the North in Fargo, ND and Moorhead, MN.  Assist staff with a River Keepers display and a hands-on educational activity at various outreach events throughout the year. Some possible events include: Police Community Picnic: August 11 from 5:00 - 7:30 p.m. … Continue reading VOL: Outreach Assistant – Rivers Keepers – Aug. 11th and Sept. 15th

Publications for Minnesota Master Naturalist

Sparky Stensaas, photographer, naturalist and all around good guy, is offering a special discount to Minnesota Master Naturalists!  He usually comes to the Gathering Partners Conference and has his books there.  Since we were unable to gather this year, he is offering 30% discount on the field guides offered on his site, BirdNerdz.net Use the … Continue reading Publications for Minnesota Master Naturalist

Maple Syrup Fun Run – Fairbault – Sept. 19th

We were hopeful to find a way to hold the Maple Syrup Fun Run and Pancake Brunch in person, but based on social distancing guidelines, we have made the decision to turn it into a virtual race. 1.    Register for the distance you are running (if you haven’t already). 2.    Let us know here if you are picking up your pancake brunch … Continue reading Maple Syrup Fun Run – Fairbault – Sept. 19th