Sep

30

Save the Date! National Public Lands Day – Buckthorn Removal

CURE, Minnesota Master Naturalists (MMN) and the Chippewa County Historical Society with the support of the Chippewa Soil & Water Conservation District will team up to remove buckthorn at the Lac qui Parle Mission as part of the National Public Lands Day (NPLD) day of action. This is the nation’s largest single-day volunteer effort for […]

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Jul

24

2017 BioBlitz brought 150 to the Tallgrass Prairie

  Did you know that tallgrass prairie is one of the most endangered ecosystems in the world with less than one percent of virgin, untilled prairie left? Or that we have some of the best remaining swathes of prairie right here in Pope County, MN? On the rolling hills at Glacial Lakes State Park, nearly […]

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Apr

08

CANCELED — Pollinators and More… Right In My Own Backyard

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED DUE TO LOW ATTENDANCE What: A workshop on pollinators When: Saturday, April 8 from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm Where: West Central Research and Outreach Center (Morris, MN) Cost: *CURE members $25 (includes lunch) *Non-members $35 (includes an introductory CURE membership and lunch) *Students $15 (includes an introductory CURE membership and […]

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Feb

11

Event CANCELLED due to Global Warming – You cannot have a snowshoeing event without snow! Outing: Snowshoeing the Gneiss SNA with Don Robertson

EVENT CANCELLED due to Global Warming – You cannot have a snowshoeing event without snow! Event: Snowshoeing/Winter Hike the Gneiss SNA with Don Robertson Date: Saturday, February 11 from 1 pm to 4 pm Location: meet at the Yellow Medicine County Museum parking lot and will carpool to the SNA as a group Fee: $5 per […]

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Oct

08

FIELD DAY: Learning about freshwater mussels with Bernard Sietman

Join us for our fourth annual freshwater mussel field day with MN DNR malacologist, Bernard Sietman. You will be hard pressed to find anyone as passionate and knowledgeable about mussels as this transplanted Missourian. Since 2002, he has worked across Minnesota surveying mussels. One of the more excited aspects of his job is the potential […]

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