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MN Nature Week Activities: Nov 26 – Dec 2

MN Nature in St Paul, Minnesota, provides inspiring ways to get outdoors. Take the snowshoe, for example. Yea, it’s necessary if you’re on a winter adventure up in this northland but it’s also a fun way to mix up your daily hike experience. Here’s the great thing about #MNnature, we’re not just sharing rec activities, […]

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 . . .http://crookstontimes.com/article/20160128/NEWS/160129519

2016 Volunteer Vacations in Minnesota

Sign up now, these fill up fast! Volunteering during your vacation allows you to learn new skills while addressing human needs or social challenges. If you’re a native Minnesotan living here, like me, you may be surprised by how many cool opportunities there are right in your own “back yard”!   White Earth Reservation The […]

Ultimate Holiday Nature Gift Guide (+ Coupons)

Don’t get caught at Walmart under the harsh lights the night before gift-giving this season! The nature lover in your life will appreciate these meaningful unique gifts, and they’ll bring a smile to your face too . . . or so we hope. Consider giving to a nature center or outdoor rec area in your […]

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 […]