MN Nature education opportunities, nature resources, outdoor resources

Education: MN Nature believes informed communities are healthy, vibrant communities. We share education opportunities for teachers, students, block clubs, and land owners who want to harness the benefits of nature.Continue Reading

MN Nature resilient communities

Community: MN Nature believes a strong, healthy, resilient community needs sustainable food resources, plants for a healthy ecosystem resilient to climate change, opportunities to appreciate diversity and connect with people. MN Nature is committed to building resilient communities by harnessing the power of nature even in our ever-changing environment.Continue Reading


MN Nature empowers you to enjoy the great outdoors and become a steward of statewide natural resources for generations to come. We 1. Empower you with outdoor education and resources, 2. provide outdoor opportunities to Explore, 3. outfit you to be an Engaged steward of nature, with resources for conservationContinue Reading

MN Nature morel mushroom hunting, photo: MNnature

State Parks Jr. Naturalist: Owl Detectives!Itasca State ParkJune 16, 20211:30 p.m. to 2 p.m. Wildflower Legend, Lore and More! Wildflower WalkItasca State ParkJune 17, 202110:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Slither CrittersBlue Mounds State ParkJune 18, 20217 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tour the Glacial PotholesInterstate State ParkJune 18, 202112 p.m. toContinue Reading

Dec. 11, 2019 H.O.P. Into the Park: Healthy Older People Whitewater State Park 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Dec. 12, 2019 The Story Tree (dibaajimowaatig) Preschool Program Lake Bemidji State Park 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Winter Wandering Gooseberry Falls State Park 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Dec. 14, 2019Continue Reading