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Our favorite places to get outdoors

Check out where our staff love to spend time outdoors! Where are your favorite places to get outside? GO EXPLORE!… Read More

Before we get outdoors

What does it take to develop a park program? Who is making our parks and open spaces possible? This ‘behind the… Read More

Recreating Conservation

By: Kou Yang A giant has fallen. It lays across the width of a river. Erosion, beavers, or—simply—time may have been… Read More

Bridges and bugs

By: Erika Birnbaum… Read More

Flower Power

By: Aimee Junget As our crew has been romping around the woods picking garlic mustard, spraying vetch, and surveying habitats, I have been drawn to… Read More

Civics lessons with a side of Garlic Mustard

On a gorgeous May afternoon, a group of youth are gathered around picnic tables at Theodore Wirth Park in Minneapolis. At… Read More