Maplewood Nature Center – Nature Programs

There are a couple of family nature programs here at Maplewood Nature Center that need a few more registrants to make them happen.  Any help you can give in getting the work out would be greatly appreciated. Description: (FOR CHILDREN AGES 4-10 WITH ADULT) Early registration recommended. Fireflies are magical bugs with a built-in night light. … Continue reading Maplewood Nature Center – Nature Programs

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

VOL and ADV opportunities – June 2019

Check out the Minnesota Master Naturalist Events Calendar to view the huge variety of both volunteer and advanced training opportunities available in June. The calendar contains a location map and information for each event. Use the scroll function on the Agenda Format calendar to display more opportunities. Agenda Format: Month Format:  Note: Always confirm the … Continue reading VOL and ADV opportunities – June 2019

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

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

National Phenology Network -Nature’s Notebook

Join a Campaign: By participating in one of our regional campaigns you can help researchers answer key questions, get info-rich emails with localized results, and an end of season summary. Use the map to determine which campaigns are appropriate for your location, and then learn the details on the campaign pages linked from the table … Continue reading National Phenology Network -Nature’s Notebook