UMN-Water Resource Center – Minnegram Winter 2018

Director's Corner: a message from Director Jeff Peterson Features Water Conference topics spill over into media, ag, public health and tribal roles in creating water policy The 2017 Minnesota Water Resources Conference offered a variety of water topics to the record-breaking 787 attendees who gathered amid the fall color display along the Mississippi River. Tribal … Continue reading UMN-Water Resource Center – Minnegram Winter 2018

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Winter Weekend get-away at Audubon Center of the North Woods

Embrace winter with your family! Treat your family to 3 nights/4 days of discovery, learning and fun at our Winter Family Weekend over President's Day in February. This exciting family program offers age-specific and all-family program options to choose from. Whether you’re looking for snow activities, skiing/snowshoeing, nature learning or quality family time, we have … Continue reading Winter Weekend get-away at Audubon Center of the North Woods

Upper Midwest Invasive Species Conference – call for abstracts

The Upper Midwest Invasive Species Conference (UMISC) is a biennial conference. The Conference host organizations and organizing committees are pleased to join with the North American Invasive Species Management Association (NAISMA) to organize the largest invasive species conference in North America at the Mayo Civic Center in Rochester, MN - October 15-18, 2018. The goal … Continue reading Upper Midwest Invasive Species Conference – call for abstracts

Cornell Lab of Ornithology News

Hundreds of thousands of people around the world contribute bird observations to the Cornell Lab each year, gathering data on a scale once unimaginable. Scientists use these data to determine how birds are affected by habitat loss, pollution, disease, and climate change. They trace bird migration and document long-term changes in bird numbers, creating species-specific … Continue reading Cornell Lab of Ornithology News

St. Paul Natural Resources News

Thank you to all our incredible volunteers, partnering organizations and Natural Resources staff who made this successful year possible. Looking for numbers? Here is a rundown of our 2017 accomplishments: Managed 43 projects with over 800 community volunteers. Provided projects and direction for more than 110 Right Track youth. Planted over 2,600 trees and shrubs, … Continue reading St. Paul Natural Resources News

Minnesota Wildflowers – Stillwater – Jan. 16, 2018

"Minnesota Wildflowers" Katy and Peter, creators of Minnesota Wildflowers, an online photographic field guide to over 1,400 plant species found in our landscapes, will share wonderful plant photos, discuss how to make the best use of their website, and reflect on some of the challenges and rewards they’ve experienced as long-time MN native plant enthusiasts and gardeners. … Continue reading Minnesota Wildflowers – Stillwater – Jan. 16, 2018

Registration Open for 2018 NAI Heartland Regional Workshop – April 4-7, 2018 in Austin

2018 Heartland Region Workshop April 4-7, 2018 Austin, Minnesota  We are pleased to announce that registration is now open for the 2018 Heartland Region Workshop in Austin, Minnesota! Visit the workshop website to find the Registration packet and a link to register online for the workshop. Early registration ends on March 1, 2018. Regular registration … Continue reading Registration Open for 2018 NAI Heartland Regional Workshop – April 4-7, 2018 in Austin

Upcoming Photography/Colored Pencil/Watercolor Classes at Aquarium! – Duluth

Exploring Photography (Beginner Level) January 6th – 10 am – 3 pm $45 ($30 for Aquarium members) Age 12 and up Photo by Kristin Pless   Learn the basics of manual camera functions (shutter speed, aperture, ISO) while exploring the exhibits to improve basic composition skills. A camera with manual functions is required. You can … Continue reading Upcoming Photography/Colored Pencil/Watercolor Classes at Aquarium! – Duluth

Silent Auction – MMNat Conference

Imagine yourself walking in a beautiful park on a nice path with gorgeous native flowers and trees around you. Now, stop and consider, how does the path stay cleared and where did all of the invasive species go?  As a Minnesota Master Naturalist, you know the answer.  You, as a volunteer, have been hard at … Continue reading Silent Auction – MMNat Conference

Request for Presentations for the Gathering Partners of Natural Resources Conference

Request for Presentations for the Gathering Partners of Natural Resources Conference is May 18-20, 2018 at Cragun's Resort near Brainerd, MN. If you are waiting to submit your Request for Presentations, this is a reminder that the submission deadline is January 16, 2018.  A copy of the information is attached for your convenience. For more … Continue reading Request for Presentations for the Gathering Partners of Natural Resources Conference