Forest, land, soil conservation

MN Fire Updates – North Shore (State Level 5)

Several fires are being suppressed in Minnesota. Awareness levels are set high for Northern Minnesota. Per the MN DNR, “Statewide Planning Level is 5. Red Flag Warnings are in effect for NW and north central MN from 1300 to 1800.” Be Safe with Fire Remember, you can never be too safe when it comes to […]

MN Iron Range Bedrock May Contain Gold

According to a new report just out “Tests indicate Minnesota Iron Range bedrock could contain gold” . . . Tests conducted by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources indicate there could be gold in bedrock . . . independent tests are ongoing by groups such as local Vermillion Gold. FULL STORY . . .

Arborists United for Veteran Remembrance

A new partnership with the US Dept of  Veteran’s Affairs and Rainbow Treecare is looking for arborist volunteers and sponsorship. The Minnesota site is Fort Snelling. Fort Snelling National Cemetery 7601 34th Avenue South Minneapolis MN 55450United States

EIS Being Created for Superior Forest “School Trust” Land Exchange

A Notice of Intent to prepare an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) will be published in the Federal Register for the School Trust Land Exchange within the Superior National Forest. The US Forest Service received over 1,600 comment letters and hosted five open houses February–May 2015 during the scoping period for the School Trust Land Exchange. This […]

DNR Land Auction: Bids Due for Any of Total 81 Acres

Bids must be received before 4:30pm on Thursday, August 13, 2015, for any of the 81 acres for sale in Pine County. The opening of the sealed bids will take place at the DNR Central Office Lobby Conference Room at 500 Lafayette Road, St. Paul, MN 55155. The Department of Natural Resources will conduct this […]