To register for a Maplewood Nature Center program, click on the Register Online button below or visit http://www.maplewoodnaturecenter.com. You may also call 651.249.2170 or pay by cash or check. NEW VOLUNTEER ORIENTATION (For adults & children ages 12+ w/ adult) AT MAPLEWOOD NATURE CENTER SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2:00PM - 3:00PM WEDNESDAY, MARCH 1, 10:00AM - 11:00AM … Continue reading Volunteer at the Maplewood Nature Center!
MN Bee Atlas mini-workshop The Bee Atlas is teaming up with the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum for a special pollinator event on April 22. Registration details will be coming but right now, we are looking for 2 volunteers to help with our part of the program. Volunteers will assist program participants in using the app iNaturalist … Continue reading MN Bee Atlas mini-workshop, Chaska, April 22
Restoration Supervisor Crew Leader We are looking for 2-3 people, with Natural Resource experience/knowledge that can lead small groups in habitat restoration at Bruce Vento Nature Sanctuary. These events will take place the 1st Tuesday and 3rd Thursday of every month (Late April- Mid October), led by one Crew Leader. You will directly work with … Continue reading Restoration Supervisor Crew Leader, Saint Paul, April 25
The Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge has recently mapped out a series of observation points to collect data on the effects of seasonal change for several plant and animal species. These observation points are connected in a series of three "phenology trails" along the refuge. These observations provide important information to scientists in the National … Continue reading Looking for Citizen Scientists to Collect Phenology Data!
Spring "Explorers" program at McColl Pond ELC in Savage MN "Spring Comes to McColl Pond" featuring the Explorers Spring Nature Journal and activities for 3rd - 5th graders. It will be on March 13, 2017, a Monday when the schools around here are out of class. Location 13500 Dakota Avenue So. Savage, MN 55378 Date … Continue reading Spring “Explorers” program at McColl Pond ELC in Savage MN, Savage, March 13
Volunteers are needed to help with Leave No Trace Outdoor Ethics outreach, especially in and around the Twin Cities. Leave No Trace is an educational non-profit organization that teaches people of all ages how to enjoy the outdoors responsibly. (Please visit http://www.lnt.org for more info about the organization and the scientific research it does. Volunteers … Continue reading Volunteers needed – Leave No Trace Outdoor Ethics – Twin Cites
Volunteer positions are open across the state with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (MNDNR) · Ski, hike or snowshoe the trails to light candles, design luminary displays, tend to bonfires, or help with cleanup at Candlelight Events · Make geological history, enter data and scan files on rare animals, build field desks for outdoor … Continue reading Winter MNDNR Volunteer Opportunities – Statewide
We've just released our new Owl Pellet Investigation kit, and have lots of free resources related to our favorite nocturnal birds. Read "owl" about it! For more details, please visit: Owl Pellet Investigation. To learn more about this and other projects, please select: Cornell Lab of Ornithology.