Minnesota Master Naturalist

Courses Available

Upcoming Big Woods, Big Rivers

Course Title Course Dates Course Time Location Status
BWBR - River Bend Nature Center, Faribault 2022-06-04 to 2022-06-25 9:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M. River Bend Nature Center, Faribault open
BWBR - St. Paul Campus U of MN 2022-06-20 to 2022-06-24 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. St. Paul Campus U of MN closed
BWBR - Dodge Nature Center, West St. Paul 2022-09-06 to 2022-11-01 6:00 P.M. to 8:30 P.M. Dodge Nature Center, West St. Paul closed
BWBR - Whitewater State Park, Natural History of the Driftless Area 2022-09-13 to 2022-09-22 2:00 P.M. to 6:00 P.M. BWBR - Whitewater State Park, Natural History of the Driftless Area open

Upcoming Northwoods, Great Lakes

Course Title Course Dates Course Time Location Status
NWGL - North House Folk School 2022-06-01 to 2022-06-05 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 A.M. Waitlist closed
NWGL - Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory, Duluth 2022-06-11 to 2022-08-06 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory, Duluth open
NWGL - Boulder Lake ELC, Duluth 2022-06-13 to 2022-06-17 8:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. Boulder Lake ELC, Duluth closed

Upcoming Prairies and Potholes

Course Title Course Dates Course Time Location Status
PP - Anoka-Ramsey Community College- Field Biology 2022-05-31 to 2022-07-14 9:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M. Anoka-Ramsey Community College - Field Biology open
PP - Lac qui Parle Area, Watson, MN 2022-07-18 to 2022-07-22 9:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. Lac qui Parle Area, Watson, MN closed
PP - Saint Johns Outdoor University 2022-08-01 to 2022-08-05 8:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. Saint John Outdoor University closed

Upcoming Instructor Training

No courses are currently listed.

Upcoming Advanced Training

Annual Conference

Course Title Course Dates Course Time Location Status
ADV - Gathering Partners - A Conference for Friends of Minnesotas Natural Resources 2022-05-20 to 2022-05-22 8:00 A.M. to 8:00 A.M. Gathering Partners - A Conference for Friends of Minnesotas Natural Resources open

Regular Courses

Course Title Course Dates Course Time Location Status
ADV - Build Your Own Pollinator Sanctuary 2022-05-21 to 2022-05-21 10:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. Build Your Own Pollinator Sanctuary open
ADV - Lakes: greenhouse gas emitters? Lunch with a Scientist 2022-06-14 to 2022-06-14 11:30 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. Lakes: greenhouse gas emitters? Lunch with a Scientist open
ADV - Build Your Own Pollinator Sanctuary 2022-06-23 to 2022-06-23 6:30 P.M. to 8:30 P.M. Build Your Own Pollinator Sanctuary open
ADV - Reversing Biodiversity Loss: Lunch with a Scientist 2022-07-12 to 2022-07-12 11:30 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. Reversing Biodiversity Loss: Lunch with a Scientist open
ADV - Tree communities: do neighbors get along?: Lunch with a Scientist 2022-08-09 to 2022-08-09 11:30 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. Tree communities: do neighbors get along?: Lunch with a Scientist open
ADV - Fungal interactions and soil carbon: Lunch with a Scientist 2022-09-13 to 2022-09-13 11:30 A.M. to 1:00 A.M. Fungal interactions and soil carbon: Lunch with a Scientist open
ADV - Red-headed Woodpeckers: Lunch with a Scientist 2022-10-11 to 2022-10-11 11:30 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. Red-headed Woodpeckers: Lunch with a Scientist open
ADV - Under The River of Raptors 2022-10-20 to 2022-11-01 8:00 A.M. to 6:00 P.M. Under The River of Raptors open

Online Courses/Webinars

Course Title Course Dates Course Time Location Status
ADV - Plant Chemistry in Extreme Drought: Lunch with a Scientist 2022-11-08 to 2022-11-08 11:30 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. Plant Chemistry in Extreme Drought: Lunch with a Scientist open
ADV - Webinar: Xerces Society - Insect Webinars 2022-12-01 to 2022-12-31 8:00 A.M. to 9:00 A.M. Xerces Society - Insect Webinars open
ADV - On line: Project Get Outdoors Leader Training Ongoing 2022-12-01 to 2023-12-01 8:00 A.M. to 9:00 A.M. Project Get Outdoors On-line Leader Training Ongoing open
ADV - Studying seed dispersal: Lunch with a Scientist 2022-12-13 to 2022-12-13 11:30 P.M. to 1:00 P.M. Studying seed dispersal: Lunch with a Scientist open

National Public Lands Day

No courses are currently listed.

Upcoming AIS Detector Volunteer Opportunities

Course Title Course Dates Course Time Location Status
VOL - Great River Greening at River Bend Pulling Garlic Mustard and Dame 2022-06-04 to 2022-06-04 9:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. Great River Greening at River Bend Pulling Garlic Mustard and Dame open
VOL - Great River Greening at River Bend Wild Parsnip Pull 2022-06-16 to 2022-06-16 7:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. Great River Greening at River Bend Wild Parsnip Pull open

Upcoming Sponsored Volunteer Opportunities

City Nature Challenge

No courses are currently listed.

Other Volunteer Opportunities

Course Title Course Dates Course Time Location Status
VOL - Arbor Day Ceremony, Fargo 2022-05-20 to 2022-05-20 9:30 A.M. to 11:30 A.M. Arbor Day Ceremony, Fargo open
VOL - Moorhead Reforest the Red 2022-05-24 to 2022-05-24 12:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M. Moorhead Reforest the Red open
VOL - Tour Guide National Loon Centers boat - StewardShip 2022-06-01 to 2022-09-15 7:30 A.M. to 10:30 A.M. Tour Guide National Loon Center's boat - StewardShip open
VOL - Great River Greening at River Bend Pulling Garlic Mustard and Dame 2022-06-04 to 2022-06-04 9:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. Great River Greening at River Bend Pulling Garlic Mustard and Dame open
VOL - Race the Red Canoe & Kayak Races 2022-06-06 to 2022-06-06 6:30 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. Race the Red Canoe & Kayak Races open
VOL - Pull Wild Parsnip with Great River Greening at River Bend Nature Center 2022-06-16 to 2022-06-16 7:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. Pull Wild Parsnip with Great River Greening at River Bend Nature Center open
VOL - Great River Greening at River Bend Wild Parsnip Pull 2022-06-16 to 2022-06-16 7:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. Great River Greening at River Bend Wild Parsnip Pull open
VOL - Lil’ Fishermen’s Clinic & Derby 2022-06-21 to 2022-06-21 5:30 P.M. to 7:30 P.M. Lil’ Fishermen’s Clinic & Derby open
VOL - RiverArts Fishing Clinic 2022-07-26 to 2022-07-26 5:30 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. RiverArts Fishing Clinic open
VOL - River Keepers On-the-Water Clean Up 2022-08-29 to 2022-08-29 5:30 P.M. to 7:30 P.M. River Keepers On-the-Water Clean Up open
VOL - Fargo Reforest the Red 2022-09-07 to 2022-09-07 12:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. Fargo Reforest the Red open

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