Birding at the Arden Hills Army Training Site (AHATS), Arden Hills

Arden Hills Army Training Site 1536 Ben Franklin St, Arden Hills, MN

Join us for birding at AHATS. A new hard surface one-mile path around Sunfish Lake is scheduled to be completed just in time for our birding enjoyment. If the path is not ready, we will travel by guided car caravan and practice social distancing at choice stops. The site has lots of prairie and wooded […]

Landscape Revival | Oakdale

Oakdale City Hall 1584 Hadley Ave NOakdale,

Information on how to pre-order can be found at the respective websites. Minnesota Native Landscapes, Blazing Star Gardens and Dragonfly Gardens are accepting pre-orders at this time. Sogn Valley Farm will accept pre-orders the week prior to each sale. Ecoscapes Native Nursery and Glacial Ridge Growers do not accept pre-orders Information on how to pre-order […]

Birding Summer Style – #1 Reservoir Woods, Roseville

Reservoir Woods | Woodview Area Larpenteur Ave & Dale Street, Roseville, MN

This is the first of three great Birding Summer Style trips offered at a variety of days and times. Why? Summer birding is more relaxed and presents possibilities for observing different behaviors once birds are settled on family territories. Birders have opportunities for lingering identifications with group interaction at a summer-time relaxed pace. The slower […]

Prairie Tuesday (PT) Summer Walks – #1 Prairie Walk 101

Long Lake Regional Park 1500 Old Highway 8, New Brighton, MN

TUESDAY EVENING walk at Long Lake Regional Park is CANCELLED. The walk is designed to lift up the native plant and bird relationships - however... Drought has stopped native plant flowering except by deep-rooted Common and Butterfly Milkweed.  Birds are struggling so absent since this year of super dry prairie cannot fulfill their needs. Add long […]

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Birding Summer Style – #2 Silverwood Park

Silverwood Regional Park, St Anthony, MN 2500 County Road E, St. Anthony, MN

This is the second of three great Birding Summer Style trips offered at a variety of days and times. Why? Summer birding is more relaxed and presents possibilities for observing different behaviors once birds are settled on family territories. Birders have opportunities for lingering identifications with group interaction at a summer-time relaxed pace. The slower […]

Prairie Tuesday (PT) Summer Walks – #2 Mid-Summer Blooming Prairie

Rachel Lilly Preserve 680 MN-62, Mendota Heights, MN

**Location and Driving Directions Updated** Four prairie Tuesday evening walks to highlight numerous bird-native plant interactions. All are easy walks unless noted. Bring your binoculars, a 10-power magnifier (or borrow one from Chase) and consider a camera and bug repellent. Wear closed-toe shoes with socks above the ankle. Usually no toilet facilities on site. No […]

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Birds and Trees

Langton Lake Park, Roseville 1894 County Rd C2 W, Roseville, MN

Langton Lake Park, 1894 County Rd. C2 W, Roseville, MN  55113 Join us for a stroll at Langton Lake Park to observe and identify birds and trees, and consider their interactions. DIRECTIONS    Meet at the parking lot on County Road C2 at the west side of the lake. INFORMATION    Bring binoculars, bird guide, tree guide […]

Birding Summer Style – #3 Bass Ponds on the Minnesota River

Bass Ponds 2325 E 86th St, Bloomington, MN

This is the last of three great Birding Summer Style trips offered at a variety of days and times. Why? Summer birding is more relaxed and presents possibilities for observing different behaviors once birds are settled on family territories. Birders have opportunities for lingering identifications with group interaction at a summer-time relaxed pace. The slower […]

Prairie Tuesday (PT) Summer Walks – #3 Late Summer Blooming Prairie

Valley View Park 5575 Ozark Ave N, Oak Park Heights, MN

Four Prairie Tuesday evening walks to highlight numerous bird-native plant interactions. All are easy walks unless noted. Bring your binoculars, a 10-power magnifier (or borrow one from Chase) and consider a camera and bug repellent. Wear closed-toe shoes with socks above the ankle. Usually no toilet facilities on site. No registration required. All trips led […]

Prairie Tuesday (PT) Summer Walks – #4 What Fuels Migrant Birds

Fish Creek Natural Area 2465-2475 Carver Ave, Maplewood, MN

Four prairie Tuesday evening walks to highlight numerous bird-native plant interactions. All are easy walks unless noted. Bring your binoculars, a 10-power magnifier (or borrow one from Chase) and consider a camera and bug repellent. Wear closed-toe shoes with socks above the ankle. Usually no toilet facilities on site. No registration required. All trips led […]

Monthly Chapter Meeting

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Mr. Jay Watson: Advancing Regenerative Agriculture/Soil Health at General Mills Regenerative Agriculture: a new approach In recent years, many progressive groups have adopted a new vision for agriculture, which sees farming as a means to restore biodiversity and positively impact global warming. This “Regenerative Agriculture” encourages agriculture to work with natural systems that are utilized […]

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