ADV: Monarch Short Course – Como Park Senior High

Monarch Joint Venture is hosting a course in Saint Paul to teach folks about monarch biology, conservation, habitat needs, and research. Are you interested in monarchs and looking to learn more about this symbolic butterfly? Join us weekly for our Monarch Short Course! This course will cover monarch biology, migration,perils they face, how individuals can … Continue reading ADV: Monarch Short Course – Como Park Senior High

I am Big Game Program Leader with Minnesota DNR and want to make members of your organization aware of an upcoming important public input opportunity regarding deer populations in northwestern and western Minnesota. I’ve attached a flyer (DeerPop_GoalSetting2020-Flyer) about our deer population goal setting workshops planned for this region of the state - if you … Continue reading

Advanced Bidding for Tiny Bird Art

Advanced Bidding for Tiny Bird Art open now! Still FESTIVAL space available— GALA TICKETS 2020 Boreal Wings Gala featuring Michael Hurben's Global Working Big Year... and some awesome bird photos! Michael is legally blind, yet his passion for birding and bird photography propel him to the far corners of the world. Hear his stories and … Continue reading Advanced Bidding for Tiny Bird Art

ADV: Citizen Science Programs

Jan 15 - Feb15, 2020: New! Audubon Climate Watch:  Learn about this new citizen science program and participate if you like. Thu, Jan 23, 2020, 7:00 p.m.: Wildlife Tracking in the Twin Cities Metro Area Presented by Jonathan Popple, Director of the Minnesota Wildlife Tracking Project. MN River Valley Audubon Chapter (MRVAC) monthly meeting at MVNWR … Continue reading ADV: Citizen Science Programs

Wild Ones MN Annual Design with Nature Conference – Feb. 29th

Announcing the Wild Ones MN Annual Design with Nature Conference, Saturday, February 29, 2020, 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., University of St. Thomas, James B. Woulfe Alumni Hall, Anderson Student Center, 2115 Summit Ave (at Cretin), St. Paul, MN 55105. Where Have All the Fireflies Gone? Gardening in Challenging Times Exploring what we can do—as … Continue reading Wild Ones MN Annual Design with Nature Conference – Feb. 29th

Meeting: Twin Cities Chapter Master Naturalist – Jan. 25th

I have solidified Scott Milburn from the Minnesota Native Plant Society for our Jan. 25th meeting He will be presenting on Minnesota's calcareous fens. There is some interesting info on the DNR website re: issues with this rare plant community. Our meeting will start at 10:30 am at the State Park Visitors Center. Following our … Continue reading Meeting: Twin Cities Chapter Master Naturalist – Jan. 25th

VOL: Minnesota Landscape Arboretum Guides – January 14th

Minnesota Landscape Arboretum Guides lead engaging tours, interact with guests at interpretive stations, and facilitate nature play with young children, depending on their interests and skills. We are currently looking for more volunteers for our spring and summer 2020 season and have an information session on Tuesday, January 14 at 10 am for this opportunity. … Continue reading VOL: Minnesota Landscape Arboretum Guides – January 14th

VOL: Habitattitude – Minneapolis – Jan. 15-16

We could use your help co-hosting a Habitattitude booth to teach visitors how to prevent spread of AIS at the Northern Green Expo, Minneapolis Convention Center, January 15-16, 2020.  Please fill out the Doodle poll below ASAP with times you are available to co-host a shift (there are two shifts per day). We are looking for two staff … Continue reading VOL: Habitattitude – Minneapolis – Jan. 15-16

Save the Date: 2021 Scientific and Natural Areas Conference

My name is Kelly Randall, Outreach Coordinator for Minnesota’s Scientific and Natural Areas Program. We are excited to share with you news of the upcoming 2021 Natural Areas Conference in Duluth Minnesota, hosted by the Natural Areas Association! We are also asking your support in promoting the conference to your colleagues, supporters, and other organizations. … Continue reading Save the Date: 2021 Scientific and Natural Areas Conference

Newsletter: River Bend Nature Center – Jan. 2020

River Bend Rapids January 2020 A quick look at what's going on at River Bend Nature Center REGISTRATION NOW OPEN FOR THE MAPLE SYRUP FUN RUN Registration is now open for the Maple Syrup Fun Run and Pancake Breakfast on May 2, 2020. Commit early to your new year's resolution of running a 1 mile, 5K, 10K, … Continue reading Newsletter: River Bend Nature Center – Jan. 2020