Minnesota Master Naturalist

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ADV - Gathering Partners of Natural Resources Conference

Gathering Partners of Natural Resources Conference website

1890 Buford Avenue
Saint Paul, MN 55108

Join us for the 2017 Gathering Partners of Natural Resources Conference on May 19-21 at the University of Minnesota Saint Paul Campus. Keynote speakers include President Eric Kaler, University of Minnesota and Rhiannon Crain, Cornell Lab of Ornithology's Habitat Network Project. Pre-conference workshops begin at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, with the conference itself beginning with dinner Friday evening and running through lunch on Sunday. Sign up for the entire conference or a single day. Dorm lodging is available at Bailey Hall.

The course cost is $185 and includes course manuals and supplies.

Course Dates:

Meeting from 10:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M. on:

Instructor Information

Amy Rager

Amy received a BA in Elementary Education from the College of St. Scholastica and a MEd in Environmental Leadership and Learning from the University of MN. She has worked for cooperative extension for 26 years in various positions, but has always tied her work to the environment. She is currently the state program director for the Minnesota Master Naturalist Program.

Andrea Lorek Strauss

Andrea Lorek Strauss grew up playing outdoors at every opportunity. Today, she is an environmental educator with the University of Minnesota Extension with an undergraduate degree in Education and Communication Arts, and a MSEd in Curriculum and Instruction/Outdoor Education. Past work gigs include 9 years with the International Wolf Center in Ely, MN, 2.5 years with the Prairie Ecology Bus Center in southwest Minnesota, and various naturalist roles in the Boston area, northern Minnesota, and New York state.

Lynette Lothert

Angela Gupta

Angie Gupta is an Extension Forester based in Rochester, MN. Her professional focus is to train natural resource professionals and forest land owners about terrestrial invasive species and general best practices for maintaining healthy forest ecosystems.

Emily Dombeck

Santiago Pelaez Mosquera

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