Volunteer with FMR – Fall 2017

For a list of the volunteer opportunities available with the Friends of the Mississippi River, please visit: FMR


Boulder Lake ELC Fall 2017 Newsletter

Please take a few minutes to read the information below and take the Boulder volunteer survey. September 30th National Lands Day and Boulder Volunteer Meet and Greet. 9:00am-Noon: Boulder will be a host site for the National Public Lands Day event this year on September 30, 2017 from 9-12.   Here is more info on National Public Lands Day and … Continue reading Boulder Lake ELC Fall 2017 Newsletter

MyMinnesota Woods Fall 2017 Newsletter

Spreading the news about a deadly invader Do you ever feel hopeless when it comes to invasive species? Don't despair--residents like you are making a difference! Minnesota has some of the most progressive and advanced systems in place to deal with invasives, including timely information from Extension for concerned citizens. Extension's response time was tested … Continue reading MyMinnesota Woods Fall 2017 Newsletter

Leave No Trace Minnesota Chapter

The Leave No Trace Minnesota Chapter is currently seeking volunteers to help promote outdoor ethics in the Twin Cities Metro and Duluth areas in 2018. Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics is an educational non-profit that teaches people of all ages to enjoy the outdoors responsibly. Our outreach includes interactive booths at large events … Continue reading Leave No Trace Minnesota Chapter

Great Lakes Aquarium Events – fall & winter – Duluth

Great Lakes Aquarium looks forward to connecting with Minnesota Master Naturalist to share locally relevant research and hands-on STEM activities to bring Lake Superior and it’s watershed to you in meaningful ways. All workshops this season are FREE and most include a meal!  Check out the links below for more details and register online before … Continue reading Great Lakes Aquarium Events – fall & winter – Duluth

DNR Volunteer Opportunities – Statewide

Volunteer positions are open across the state with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Volunteer with the DNR to: ·        Teach activities at the Metro Children’s Water Festival – Sept 27 ·        Collect wildflower seeds – Sept 30 ·        Monitor turtles ·        Help with nature-based programs in State Parks ·        Pull buckthorn on a … Continue reading DNR Volunteer Opportunities – Statewide

Fabulous Fall Geek-out – Finland – Sept. 29 – Oct. 1

Fabulous Fall Geek-out at Wolf Ridge Environmental Learning Center on September 29- October 1 2017. ​Could you do any of the following for us? Share this link: http://wolf-ridge.org/ca mp/fabulous-fall-nature-geek-o ut ​ / ​    ​" Head to the North Shore of Lake Superior and learn something new about nature. ​​ Open this link to find out about … Continue reading Fabulous Fall Geek-out – Finland – Sept. 29 – Oct. 1

Volunteer Opportunities with the St. Paul Recreation Department – fall

Thank you for volunteering with Saint Paul Natural Resources! Volunteers greatly increase the reach and efficiency of our gardening, forestry, environmental, and environmental education programs. Check out our regular openings below to find one that interests you or your small group. To volunteer please select: St. Paul Volunteer