Audubon Center of the North Woods upcoming events

Upcoming Events at the Audubon Center of the North Woods, 54165 Audubon Dr., Sandstone, MN  55072 Camp for your nature lover: We still have room in our Ways of Wildlife summer camp (July 30-August 4)... perfect for animal-loving kids who want to learn more about the lives of animals, from small creek creatures to large … Continue reading Audubon Center of the North Woods upcoming events

POLLINATOR FRIENDLY ALLIANCE POLLI*NATION FESTIVAL – Sept. 10th – Stillwater

POLLINATOR FRIENDLY ALLIANCE  POLLI*NATION FESTIVAL VOLUNTEER at Polli*NATION Festival 2017 Sign up Now...Still a few spots left! Sunday, September 10, 2017 from Noon to 6:00 PM Kissing Birch Farm, 10020 Norell Avenue North, Stillwater You can be aPollinator Champion • Volunteer with Pollinator Friendly Alliance Instill wonderment of nature in children Start a pollinator protection … Continue reading POLLINATOR FRIENDLY ALLIANCE POLLI*NATION FESTIVAL – Sept. 10th – Stillwater

My Minnesota Woods Upcoming events

Registration now open for two new Master Woodland Owner classes! Landowners in northern Minnesota now have two great opportunities to join a Master Woodland Owner cohort in their own backyard. Starting in late July, the Laurentian cohort opens for people in the Iron Range region who are interested in learning more about harvesting timber for … Continue reading My Minnesota Woods Upcoming events

NPLD Busting the Buckthorn at the Mission, Montevideo, September 30

NPLD Busting the Buckthorn at the Mission Minnesota Master Naturalists (MMN) Prairies & Potholes Chapter, CURE and the Chippewa County Historical Society with the support of the Chippewa Soil & Water Conservation District will team up to remove buckthorn at the Lac qui Parle Mission as part of the National Public Lands Day (NPLD) day … Continue reading NPLD Busting the Buckthorn at the Mission, Montevideo, September 30

Wasp Watchers for July 2017

Hello Master Naturalists, You are invited to attend a Wasp Watchers biosurveillance field training in early August.  Wasp Watchers is a citizen science project that engages volunteers in the biosurveillance of Emerald Ash Borer (EAB).  A native, stingless, ground-nesting wasp called the smoky winged beetle bandit (Cerceris fumipennis) hunts for wood boring beetles including EAB.  … Continue reading Wasp Watchers for July 2017

Jr Master Naturalist leader

Northrop Urban Environmental Elementary School in South Minneapolis. is looking for a volunteer to coordinate the Jr. Naturalist Program after school. The program is for about 10-15 Elementary students (grades K-5) at our school? Krystalyn Everson| Krystalyn.Everson@mpls.k12.mn. us Community Education | Northrop | Howe/ Hiawatha | Minneapolis Community Education | Minneapolis Public Schools O: | 612.668.4544| … Continue reading Jr Master Naturalist leader

State Fair Volunteer Opportunity

The Eco Experience building at the state fair this summer is currently opening volunteer sign-up for our Nature Play Area, which is an exciting collaboration of the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency, Fireflies Play Environments, Landscape Renovations, and Crows Nest Design. The Nature Play exhibit is an open-ended, creative, and beautiful adventure playground that encourages children … Continue reading State Fair Volunteer Opportunity

Friends of Sax-Zim Bog upcoming events – Duluth area

Friends of Sax-Zim Bog Organization Overview History and Mission Friends of Sax-Zim Bog (FOSZB) originated in 2010 when Sparky Stensaas realized the biologically diverse habitat of the Sax-Zim Bog, one of the most famous birding areas in North America, was being threatened and needed a voice. Sparky had been birding the Bog since the early … Continue reading Friends of Sax-Zim Bog upcoming events – Duluth area