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MNnature Year in Review: 2014

MNnature Year in Review: 2014 Thank you for visiting MNnature.org in 2014! We hope you saw something of interest, shared it, and got out into the outdoors of our Great White North! To Brazil and Italy, well, we always knew you were hip but a big Thank You for visiting MNnature in 2014! Here’s our annual […]

$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’, […]