Become a Master Naturalist at courses at Sugarloaf CoveDec 2, 2013
Where better to take the Northwoods-Great Lakes course than right on the shores of Lake Superior at Sugarloaf Cove Nature Center in Schroeder, Minnesota?
Thanksgiving snow is welcomed by Sugarbush Trail AssociationNov 28, 2013
The trail administrators of the Sugarbush Trail System have issued one of the first cross country ski trail reports of the season, along with a hearty Happy Thanksgiving! "We are thankful for the new snow that has recently fallen,"
Mark Sandbo appointed to Governor's coastal program councilNov 23, 2013
Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton recently appointed Grand Marais resident Mark Sandbo to the Governors Council on Minnesota Lake Superior Coastal Program (MLSCP).The one-year appointment was effective October 30, 2013, and will run to January 4, 2014, but, as Sandbo stated, “I have been told that I will be reappointed once my first year is up.”
Cook County Soil & Water applies for next big Poplar River grantNov 22, 2013
Numerous sediment reduction projects on the Poplar River funded by a large Great Lakes Commission grant in 2010 are being completed this fall while Cook County Soil & Water Conservation District staff wait to hear on the next round of funding.
Numerous projects not planned when the grant application was submitted are being done because the first set of projects came in under budget and the Great Lakes Commission does not want its money back, Soil & Water District Manager Kerrie Berg told the Poplar River Management Board (PRMB) on October 7, 2013.
Enhancements under way at Ray Berglund State WaysideNov 21, 2013
Travelers along the North Shore’s Highway 61 in Cook County will soon have an improved rest stop available to them, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR).
The Ray Berglund State Wayside, located at the Onion River, is undergoing significant improvements including the addition of public restroom and visitor orientation facilities.