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Extension > Environment


  • Agroforestry
    Learn how to manage trees with crops and livestock to improve the environment and economics.
  • Trees and Woodlands
    Improve and keep the 40 percent of Minnesota's woodlands that are privately owned healthy.

Fish, Wildlife, and Conservation Education

  • Citizen Science
    Connect to large-scale scientific research projects to collect and report essential data.
  • Habitats, Fish, and Wildlife
    Explore everything from attracting wildlife to your property to dealing with nuisance wildlife.
  • Conservation Education
    Energize youth and adults with lessons and tools to understand, explore, and conserve the environment.


Water Resources

  • Conservation
    Learn about ways to preserve and conserve water resources in Minnesota.
  • Education for professionals
    Training and certification for water management professionals, educators and city and rural leaders.
  • Property owners
    Water related services and resources for shoreland and all property owners.
  • Recreation
    Enjoy Minnesota's lakes, rivers and streams while preserving natural resources.

Climate and Weather

  • WeatherTalk
    Keep up to date with Mark Seeley's weekly Minnesota climate and weather observations.
  • Climate Education
    Stay informed and prepared with information about climate change, weather hazards, and flood forecasting.

See also: Regional Sustainable Development Partnerships

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