AIS Survey: Gene Editing – Invasive Species control

If anyone is interested in sharing their thoughts on gene editing for invasive species control. Emerging technologies for genome editing provide potential applications in invasive species control. A MAISRC project, led by Dr. Michael Smanski, is asking Minnesota residents to take this brief survey to help gauge public opinion and attitudes about these new technologies. … Continue reading AIS Survey: Gene Editing – Invasive Species control

ADV: West Metro Chapter – Dec. 13th

My Life With Birds: Birds have been an important influence over 45 years :of Dennis Yockers’ life journey. They are an integral part of his education, profession and personal passion.  This presentation will share stories and photos from across this planet with birds. Presented by Professor Emeritus Dennis Yockers, Ph. D., College of Natural Resources … Continue reading ADV: West Metro Chapter – Dec. 13th

VOL-AIS: Habitattitude Booth

Volunteers needed to co-hosting a Habitattitude Booth - teach visitors how to prevent spread of AIS at the Norther Green Expo, Minneapolis Convention Center, January 16-17, 2019. Please fill out the Doodle poll below with times you are available to co-host a shift (2/day). I am looking for two people per shift. If you know … Continue reading VOL-AIS: Habitattitude Booth

VOL: Friends of the Refuge Board Members Needed

Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife and Fish Refuge The Friends of the Refuge are actively looking for energetic and dynamic board members and hoped that someone within the ranks of the refuge volunteers would be interested. If you are looking for a way to get more involved with Refuge activities, give the Friends group your … Continue reading VOL: Friends of the Refuge Board Members Needed

Updated Events Calendar for 2019

New introductory classes, training, volunteer and advanced course opportunities for 2019 are now being added to the Minnesota Master Naturalist Calendar. We have updated the page to include both an Agenda and a Month format of the calendar.  Select an event to view more details about the event and, in some cases, a map with … Continue reading Updated Events Calendar for 2019

VOL-AIS: Habitattitude Booth

Volunteers needed to co-hosting a Habitattitude Booth - teach visitors how to prevent spread of AIS at the Norther Green Expo, Minneapolis Convention Center, January 16-17, 2019. Please fill out the Doodle poll below with times you are available to co-host a shift (2/day). I am looking for two people per shift. If you know … Continue reading VOL-AIS: Habitattitude Booth

ADV: West Metro Chapter – Dec. 13th

My Life With Birds: Birds have been an important influence over 45 years :of Dennis Yockers’ life journey. They are an integral part of his education, profession and personal passion.  This presentation will share stories and photos from across this planet with birds. Presented by Professor Emeritus Dennis Yockers, Ph. D., College of Natural Resources … Continue reading ADV: West Metro Chapter – Dec. 13th

ADV – Where are the Monarchs and Milkweeds – webinar – Nov. 27th

Monarch Conservation Webinar - Where are the Monarchs and Milkweeds? Crowd-sourcing, modeling, and surveying across the West Register now for the November 2018 Monarch Conservation Webinar! You will receive additional details about participating in the webinar in a follow up email prior to the webinar and on the confirmation page after completing this form. This … Continue reading ADV – Where are the Monarchs and Milkweeds – webinar – Nov. 27th

VOL: Boulder Lake Environmental Learning Center – Duluth

HELP US MAKE WREATHS FOR THE CHRISTMAS TREE CUT WE ARE LOOKING FOR A FEW MORE VOLUNTEERS FOR BOTH 11/26 and 11/29:  making wreaths to sell at the annual tree cut held 12/1. Come for a couple of hours or stay all day. If you like the smell of fresh Balsam this is the volunteer … Continue reading VOL: Boulder Lake Environmental Learning Center – Duluth