VOL: Great Backyard Bird Count – Feb. 15th-18th

Great Backyard Bird Count: Should Be "Finchy" and Fun --- Winter finch "irruption" will be a highlight for many. New York, NY, Ithaca, NY, and Port Rowan, ON—The 22nd Great Backyard Bird Count (GBBC) will take place from Friday, February 15 through Monday, February 18. Volunteers from around the world are invited to count the … Continue reading VOL: Great Backyard Bird Count – Feb. 15th-18th

ADV: Symposium on Prairies and Grasslands – March 23rd

The Minnesota Native Plant Society's 2019 Symposium: Prairies and Grasslands of the Lower 48 Saturday, March 23, 2019 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum Prairie historically covered one-third of the state of Minnesota, and has been a topic of previous symposia. This year, we are broadening our geographical range to … Continue reading ADV: Symposium on Prairies and Grasslands – March 23rd

ADV: Conservation Sciences Seminars – Feb. 15th and 22nd

Minnesota Master Naturalist Volunteers are invited to join the students and faculty of Fisheries, Wildlife & Conservation Biology on the St. Paul Campus for the Spring Seminar Series.  Each week, on Friday, an expert will speak on their own area of expertise for one hour, from 12-1 PM, in 335 Borlaug Hall. Feb. 15th: Laura … Continue reading ADV: Conservation Sciences Seminars – Feb. 15th and 22nd

VOL: PlayCleanGo(R) Advisory Council – Call for Nominations – Due February 15

The PlayCleanGo®: Stop Invasive Species in Your Tracks Advisory Council seeks nominations for 4 open positions. Click here to view and download the nomination form. We invite you to join us in guiding the national PlayCleanGo campaign as a member of the national PlayCleanGo Advisory Council. While it sounds lofty, the group is made up of … Continue reading VOL: PlayCleanGo(R) Advisory Council – Call for Nominations – Due February 15

Webinar: Monarch Conservation Series

We are excited to announce the topics for the 2019 Monarch Conservation Webinar Series! The Monarch Joint Venture is partnering with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service National Conservation Training Center to put on another year full of informative and inspiring webinars on all things monarch. Starting in February, webinars will be held live on … Continue reading Webinar: Monarch Conservation Series

ADV: Pollinators Summit – March 7, 2019

Best Practices for Pollinators Summit 2019 hosted by Pollinator Friendly Alliance Date and Time: Thu, March 7, 2019 from 8:00 AM – 12:30 PM CST Location: Silverwood Visitors Center on 2500 County Road East in Saint Anthony, MN 55421 2018 Summit was standing room only. An independent poll shows 87% of Minnesota citizens are concerned … Continue reading ADV: Pollinators Summit – March 7, 2019

ADV: Flying WILD Educator Workshop – Feb. 15th

Flying WILD: A program for ALL educators interested in using activities about birds and conservation to encourage learning in science and many other subjects. We find birds nearly everywhere we look and birds can be excellent baramoters for the health of the environment we share with them. Bird populations track changes in habitats, water, disease, … Continue reading ADV: Flying WILD Educator Workshop – Feb. 15th

ADV: Conservation Sciences Seminars – Feb. 8th and 15th

Minnesota Master Naturalist Volunteers are invited to join the students and faculty of Fisheries, Wildlife & Conservation Biology on the St. Paul Campus for the Spring Seminar Series.  Each week, on Friday, an expert will speak on their own area of expertise for one hour, from 12-1 PM, in 335 Borlaug Hall. Feb. 8th: Forest … Continue reading ADV: Conservation Sciences Seminars – Feb. 8th and 15th

Webinar: MyMinnesotaWoods

Webinar: Understanding Minnesota’s Changing Climate Tuesday, February 12, 2019 from noon to 1:00pm Minnesota’s climate has begun changing rapidly in the past few decades, but what has and what has not changed may surprise you. Some of our most obvious and critical changes defy intuition, differ from many of the frequently-cited changes reported around the … Continue reading Webinar: MyMinnesotaWoods