Scientific and Natural Areas Program

Scientific and Natural Areas

Find a Natural Area

Minnesota Scientific and Natural Areas Program
Donate and Protect

Your support helps preserve Minnesota's finest natural features and rare species

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Consider a donation

Land — If you have land with natural, undisturbed features or rare resources you are considering selling or donating we would like to hear from you.

Funds — Consider a financial contribution for land acquisition, management, land protection, or educational purposes.

A gift of any amount can be sent directly to:
Scientific & Natural Areas Program
500 Lafayette Road, Box 25
St. Paul, MN 55155

Make checks payable to the Scientific and Natural Areas Program and include a note that the donation be used for SNAs.

For further information or to discuss land or other gifts please fill out this donation form or contact us at Please provide your name, phone number, and address when emailing.

Your book purchase also helps!

Look for the following books, available from Minnesota's Bookstore. A portion of the proceeds of these books come to the Scientific and Natural Areas Program for use in outreach efforts.