Explore the MN Conservation Volunteer archive

Ever wonder how Minnesotans' interest in natural resources and outdoor recreation has evolved over the years? Check out the Minnesota Conservation Volunteer’s searchable online index, featuring PDFs of all issues of the magazine dating back to 1940. Launched in 2011 with funds from the Clean Water Land & Legacy Amendment, the MCV’s archives contain more than 30,000 … Continue reading Explore the MN Conservation Volunteer archive

My Minnesota Woods and wildfires

Check out the information from Matt Russell, Extension Forestry Specialist on how to keep your home and cabin save from wildfire in addition to recourses to help keep your newly-planted trees healthy amid long stretches of dry periods. Newsletter: MyMinnesotaWoods (Subscribe to the monthly newsletter) How to care for trees in dry weather Homeowners and … Continue reading My Minnesota Woods and wildfires

Newsletter: Sally Manzara Interpretive Nature Center – July 2021

The Sally Manzara Interpretive Nature Center re-opened June 1st, check the schedule at http://www.sminc-lake-elmo.org.    The observation beehive is now active - came and watch the bees working!  The big news for July is that Family Nature Day is returning to Sunfish Lake Park on Saturday July 10th from 9 AM to Noon.  Here is … Continue reading Newsletter: Sally Manzara Interpretive Nature Center – July 2021