VOL: Invasive Shrub Removal – Carlton College

Saturday, October 20, 9:00 - noon. Invasive Shrub Removal. Carleton College Arboretum Work with other volunteers to help make the Arboretum safe from the invasive shrubs buckthorn and honeysuckle.  These non-native plants shade out native trees, wildflowers and grasses, and reduce habitat quality for our native animals. We recommend long pants and a long sleeved … Continue reading VOL: Invasive Shrub Removal – Carlton College

VOL: Mentors Needed – Greater Longfellow Community

Calling all Master Naturalists, Master Gardeners, and Master Water Stewards with an overabundance of native plants in their own backyard. We are working to certify the Greater Longfellow Community (of Minneapolis) as a Certified Community Wildlife Habitat through the National Wildlife Federation.  This year we are starting a Gardening for Wildlife Mentorship.  Over the course … Continue reading VOL: Mentors Needed – Greater Longfellow Community

VOL: Volunteer Stewardship Project: Seed Collection

Three opportunities to help with Collection and Invasive Removal When: Saturday October 6, 2018 10am-2pm Where: Grey Cloud Dunes SNA, North Parking lot: 6998 103rd St S, Cottage Grove, MN 55016 Description Come help give a little love to Grey Cloud Dunes SNA, a spectacular prairie and savanna overlooking the Mississippi River. We will have two … Continue reading VOL: Volunteer Stewardship Project: Seed Collection

VOL-AIS: Invasive Species Conference!

Upper Midwest Invasive Species Conference Mon, October 15th - Thurs, October 18th at Mayo Civic Center 30 Civic Center Dr SE, Rochester, MN 55904 Volunteers play a vital role in helping to make UMISC a great conference. Volunteering is a wonderful opportunity for students, nonprofits, and private individuals to attend the conference at a reduced rate or … Continue reading VOL-AIS: Invasive Species Conference!

ADV: CitSciMN Symposium – Science Museum of Minnesota

Calling all professionals whose work involves citizen science! CitSciMN: A Symposium for Citizen Science Professionals in Minnesota is a one-day gathering to learn from experienced citizen science programs, exchange ideas, get inspired, and connect to a community of citizen science professionals. CitSciMN 2018 will be held on November 28, 2018 Location: Science Museum of Minnesota … Continue reading ADV: CitSciMN Symposium – Science Museum of Minnesota

VOL: Bud Capping Project – Oct. 11, 2018

Volunteers needed at Cloquet Forestry Center (175 University Rd, Cloquet, MN 55720) on October 11, from 9am-noon. Meet in the parking lot. To protect tree seedlings, bud capping pines and using balloons to protect oak seedlings. We have roughly 20 acres of red pine, white pine and red oak seedlings planted this year that could … Continue reading VOL: Bud Capping Project – Oct. 11, 2018

VOL-AIS: Invasive Species Conference!

Upper Midwest Invasive Species Conference Mon, October 15th - Thurs, October 18th at Mayo Civic Center 30 Civic Center Dr SE, Rochester, MN 55904 Volunteers play a vital role in helping to make UMISC a great conference. Volunteering is a wonderful opportunity for students, nonprofits, and private individuals to attend the conference at a reduced rate or … Continue reading VOL-AIS: Invasive Species Conference!