Minnesota climate change

$50 Million Project to Study the Effects of Climate Change in MN

The project is called SPRUCE (Spruce and Peatland Responses Under Climatic and Environmental Change) and is funded by the U.S. Department of Energy. It’s a collaborative effort between the USDA Forest Service and Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee. The planned experimental site is a bog within the Marcell Experimental Forest (MEF; N 47° 30.171’, […]

Climate Change and MN Forest Management

Comprehensive article with stats, studies, and advice for landowners on how to manage land during ever-changing times at MY Minnesota Woods.com HERE. “With … an increasingly clear trend of increasing temperatures, particularly in winter, in Minnesota, a great deal of recent attention has been focused on the future of Minnesota’s forests.”

Climate Change Curriculum

Wolf Ridge, the Protect Our Winters Foundation and Save the Poles have combined efforts to create this curriculum that enables a teacher to provide students with an awareness and knowledge of Climate Change, a subject that will be paramount in the lives of today’s 11 and 12 year olds. Full curriculum HERE, courtesy of Wolf […]