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Eco-Ed Camp helps students understand the natural world

September 22, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The Grand Forks Soil Conservation District sponsors the Eco-Ed Camp, now in its 13th year, and similar events are offered for seventh-grade students in soil conservation districts across the state. Continue Reading

Low levels on James credited with keeping invasive silver carp away

July 28, 2012 in The Jamestown Sun

Last year the region saw two reported cases of a dangerous invasive species. So far this year there have been none and low water is the reason why, according to one expert. Continue Reading

Minnesota DNR burns 40 acres of wildlife management area

May 3, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

Nate Johnson of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources was one of six people burning 40 acres of the Oxbow Wildlife Management Area Tuesday between Heron Lake and Brewster. Continue Reading

DNR bill takes aim at invasive species in Minn.

March 16, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Gov. Mark Dayton and the state’s natural resources commissioner are unveiling legislation aimed at preventing the spread of invasive species in Minnesota. Continue Reading

Ecology Bus offers origami

December 6, 2010 in Worthington Daily Globe

LAKEFIELD The Prairie Ecology Bus Center will show kids how to make a zoo of paper animals from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the center. Continue Reading

Invasive zebra mussels on the move

September 22, 2010 in Worthington Daily Globe

ALEXANDRIA – The temperatures are cooler and the days are getting shorter, which means fall is here and winter is just around the corner. Continue Reading