Landmark book by pioneering Minnesota conservationist gets an update

November 20, 2020

John Tester's book Minnesota's Natural Heritage is updated on its 25th anniversary by Rebecca Montgomery, Susan Galatowitsch, and John Moriarty.

November is Native American Heritage Month

November 6, 2020

November is Native American Heritage Month, and we're proud of our partnerships with tribal nations in our region. We invite you to this presentation with Dr. Mike Dockry on applications of indigenous models of sustainability.

Today We Recognize Indigenous Peoples Day

October 12, 2020

Today on Indigenous Peoples Day, we recognize our many valued partnerships with Native American tribes all across Minnesota. We invite you to a listen to Dr. Mike Dockry, a member of the Citizen Potawatomi Nation, discuss indigenous models of sustainability with Dr. Eli Sagor on the Camp 8 Podcast.

Tree Planting Pitfalls and People-Centered Climate Solutions

September 16, 2020

Dr. Forrest Fleischman and co-authors argue that if natural climate solutions are to succeed while economies decarbonize, policymakers must recognize and avoid the expense, risk, and damage that poorly designed and hastily implemented tree plantings impose on ecosystems and people.

Climate Change at the Cedar Creek Ecosystem Science Reserve

September 9, 2020

An hour north of the Twin cities, U of M researchers and students lead the fight in humanity’s supreme battle: to stave off climate disaster and repair the Earth.

Dr. Ingrid Schneider elected to the American Academy for Park and Recreation Administration

September 1, 2020

Dr. Ingrid Schneider, Professor in the Department of Forest Resources at the University of Minnesota—Twin Cities, has been elected into the American Academy for Park and Recreation Administration.