Cedar Creek – summer newsletter

It's hard to believe that we're already past the solstice and well and truly into summer! As you'll see from this quarter's newsletter (available online), there's lots going on at Cedar Creek - small mammal research, art projects, citizen science opportunities and of course all the ongoing work needed to keep our world-renowned experiments running … Continue reading Cedar Creek – summer newsletter

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

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

VOL: Cornell Lab of Ornithology

Got Bird Nests? Report to NestWatch! -- Citizen-science data vital for breeding-bird studies Ithaca, NY—Around the world, birds are building nests and raising families—even near homes, offices, or in local parks. Anyone who finds a bird's nest can help scientists by reporting to the free NestWatch project at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology. NestWatch collects, analyzes, and distributes … Continue reading VOL: Cornell Lab of Ornithology

VOL: Nature’s Notebook

Based on observations submitted to Nature's Notebook in previous years, we expect that flowering of Nectar Connectors species begins in March and will continue through the fall for some species. However, you should make regular observations of your plants throughout the spring as well until you can better predict when the species you are monitoring will bloom at your … Continue reading VOL: Nature’s Notebook

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

Newsletter: MyMinnesotaWoods – March 2019

The story of the North Shore White pine once was common in most of Minnesota's North Shore forests, but their numbers have fallen dramatically. Sugarloaf: The North Shore Stewardship Association, The North Shore Forest Collaborative and University of Minnesota Extension have worked with landowners along the North Shore of Lake Superior for more than a … Continue reading Newsletter: MyMinnesotaWoods – March 2019

ADV: Emerald Ash Borers Presentation – Minneapolis – March 12th

You are invited to a free public forum on "Green Bugs in the River Gorge: Three Perspectives on EAB*, Ash Tree Loss, and What We Can Do" *Emerald Ash Borers (EAB) are non-native insects that are killing Minnesota’s ash trees, including thousands along the Mississippi River in the Twin Cities. Where: Saint Peder’s Church, 4600 … Continue reading ADV: Emerald Ash Borers Presentation – Minneapolis – March 12th

ADV: Emerald Ash Borers Presentation – Minneapolis – March 12th

You are invited to a free public forum on "Green Bugs in the River Gorge: Three Perspectives on EAB*, Ash Tree Loss, and What We Can Do" *Emerald Ash Borers (EAB) are non-native insects that are killing Minnesota’s ash trees, including thousands along the Mississippi River in the Twin Cities. Where: Saint Peder’s Church, 4600 … Continue reading ADV: Emerald Ash Borers Presentation – Minneapolis – March 12th