VOL – Crow Wing SWCD Tree Sale – Brainard – May 1st-5th

Crow Wing Soil & Water Conservation District --- Tree Sale Sorting/Pick-up event usually consists of Master Gardener, Master Naturalist, Central Lakes College, Highschool students and other volunteers to help us sort out plants, bareroot shrubs and trees for orders or when people are arriving to pick-up helping to carry the orders etc. Come for a … Continue reading VOL – Crow Wing SWCD Tree Sale – Brainard – May 1st-5th

VOL – iNaturalist presenter needed – Lake Phalen – June 2nd

WaterFest 2018—a free, family festival celebrating our clean lakes—is seeking Master Naturalists to help with the INaturalist.org app. Fest attendees are invited to Catch a Critter in a Net and learn to use INaturalist.org to identify the critter.  WaterFest is Saturday, June 2 from 11am-4pm at Phalen Regional Park, 1600 Phalen Dr, Saint Paul, MN … Continue reading VOL – iNaturalist presenter needed – Lake Phalen – June 2nd

ADV – EE & STEM Workshop – McIntosh, MN – April 25th

Master Naturalist needed to be part of helping to Build an Environmental Education (EE) & STEM Network in Northwest MN Mark Your Calendar! April 25, 2018 10am – 2pm McIntosh MN Community Center Be part of a groundbreaking effort to renew & strengthen the EE/STEM (Environmental Education & Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) Network for Northwest … Continue reading ADV – EE & STEM Workshop – McIntosh, MN – April 25th

VOL – Become an AIS Detector

Taking the plunge to fight aquatic invaders Cecilia Riedman and Stephen Long want to keep their lake healthy and free of zebra mussels and other invaders that crowd out native species, but they also care beyond their own waters. So they applied, together, to volunteer as Aquatic Invasive Species Detectors.  For more details of their involvement, … Continue reading VOL – Become an AIS Detector

VOL – Naturalist Sketchbooks – MN Landscape Arboretum

Naturalist Sketchbooks: A Visual Journal in the Arboretum with a Master Naturalist . The Minnesota Landscape Arboretum specifically requested West Metro Master Naturalists! Two presentation sessions available: June 2, 9, and 16, 2018, AND/OR Sept 8, 15 and 22, 2018, 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon. Volunteer to lead a nature walk and present to 12 students in artist Pam … Continue reading VOL – Naturalist Sketchbooks – MN Landscape Arboretum

VOL – Speaker Opportunity – Lake Minnetonka

Lake Minnetonka Shores Senior Community in Spring Park is requesting Master Naturalist for its Nature Talks on Thursdays at 3 p.m. on your choice of topic. Choose one date.: May 17, Aug 16 or Sep 20 This accepting and interested small group is a great way to get your feet wet with presenting to the public. They meet in the chapel and it … Continue reading VOL – Speaker Opportunity – Lake Minnetonka

VOL – Dakota County Parks – Dragonfly project

Dakota County Parks Natural Resources team conducts restoration work, wildlife surveys, vegetation surveys, and more. The team is also very invested in volunteer stewardship and citizen science initiatives. This summer we are starting a new program – dragonfly surveys at Lebanon Hills Regional Park, in Eagan. This is an ongoing opportunity, which means we are … Continue reading VOL – Dakota County Parks – Dragonfly project

VOL – 2018 City Nature Challenge! – Fond du Lac

The Fond du Lac invasive species and environmental programs would like to invite you to participate in the 2018 City Nature Challenge! This event will involve discovering and mapping new aquatic and terrestrial invasive and native species! Currently on FDL Reservation we have documented over 200 known invasive species locations that include species such as … Continue reading VOL – 2018 City Nature Challenge! – Fond du Lac