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METRO AREA AND CENTRAL MINNESOTA - Winter 2016 - 2017

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NORTHEASTERN MINNESOTA - Winter 2016 - 2017

SOUTHERN MINNESOTA - Winter 2016 - 2017


familyFort Snelling State Park’s Annual New Year’s Eve Candlelight Walk Event

(Metro Area and Central MN)

It's happening! Grab your family and friends, pack your hat and mittens, and throw on your long-johns for a fun family-friendly New Year's celebration in the park. We couldn't pull this event off without your help. So, mark your calendars and consider volunteering some time before, during, or after the event! Dinner and snacks will be provided.

Hike miles of candle-lit trails, warm up at one of several roaring bonfires, toast marshmallows and more! This annual event draws nearly 2000 hearty people each year despite frigid temperatures and wind chills. Please join us for a fun and unique way to celebrate 2016 and ring in 2017!

Volunteer opportunities:
Friday, December 30 (1-4 pm)

  • Event set up: assist with decorating the Visitor Center, prepping supplies, and setting up the conference room for the event. All inside activities. (5 volunteers)

Saturday, December 31 (1-4 pm)

  • Luminary set out and candlelight lighting: dress for the weather! We'll provide matches, lighters and hand warmers! (25 volunteers)

Saturday, December 31 (4-8 pm)

  • S'mores bonfire attendant near the Visitor Center. An outside assignment, monitors s'mores supplies and keeps the bonfire roaring! (5 volunteers)
  • Hot beverage server. An inside assignment dispensing hot cocoa, cider and coffee. (7 volunteers)
  • Luminary re-lighting. Hike the beautiful candlelit trails and re-light and/or replace any candles that have gone out. (5 volunteers)

New Year's Day, Sunday, January 1, 2017! – time TBD

  • Be the first to hike the trails in the New Year! Help us collect luminaries and candles. Dress for the weather and bring a sled to help collect supplies. (10 volunteers)

To sign up contact Krista Jensen, Lead Naturalist, Fort Snelling State Park, 101 Snelling Lake Road, St. Paul at 612-725-2731 or email Krista.jensen@state.mn.us

Fort Snelling State Park is located on Post Road off State Highway 5, just west of the main terminal exit for the International Airport.

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skiingLuce Line State Trail Candlelight Hike Event – Friday Night, Jan. 6

(Metro Area and Central MN)

Enjoy the winter season as you help with the preparations for the Luce Line State Trail Candlelight Hike event, Friday January 6, 2017. The event will begin at the Vicksburg Lane Parking area/ trailhead in Plymouth.

Shifts will start at 3 PM and continue throughout the evening until 9 PM. Any length of volunteer time is appreciated. Volunteer for the entire evening or just a part of it. Training will be provided.

Request your preferred task and time from these volunteer opportunities:

  • Set out candles on the trail and light them
  • Hike the trails throughout the event to relight them
  • Serve refreshments
  • Oversee a bonfire
  • Pick up the candles again at the end of the evening
  • Help with general cleanup

You must be comfortable working in the outdoor environment, physically able to walk over uneven ground and wear warm winter clothing as needed. Bring a backpack for carrying candle materials if you want to help directly on the trail.

This would be a great group activity as upwards of 10 volunteers are needed for this event. Older kids are welcome to volunteer with parents – families will work together.

For more information contact Jess Althoff, Assistant Area Supervisor, Luce Line Trail, St. Paul, MN at 651-259-5774 or email jess.althoff@state.mn.us


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skiingCandlelight Ski/Snowshoe Event at Nerstrand Big Woods State Park – February 4

(Metro Area and Central MN)

Join us in creating a magical night of cross country skiing or snowshoeing (or walking, if there is no snow) on trails lit by the warm glow of luminaries!

Volunteer to assist with:

  • setting out luminaries along 5 kilometers of ski trails from 4:30 – 5:30 PM
  • parking cars from 5:00 – 7:00 PM
  • lighting the candles from 5:00 – 5:30 PM
  • monitoring road crossing areas from 5:30 – 8:30 PM
  • maintaining lighted candles on the trail from 5:30 – 8:30 PM
  • tending to the bonfire from 5:00 – 8:00 PM
  • handing out snacks in the Visitor Center from 5:30 – 8:30 PM
  • clean up and picking up candles at the end of the evening from 8:30 – 10:00 PM

Help is needed on Saturday, February 4, 2017, between the hours of 4:30 - 9:30 PM. Up to 20 volunteers are needed for this event. This would be a great group activity! The event itself runs from 5:30 – 8:30 PM. Snowshoes are available to rent.

Volunteers need to be comfortable in dark, forested situations and physically able to work 2 – 3 hours outside in the cold weather. Listen for the barred owl at dusk and other winter night sounds. Volunteers need to be willing to jump in and help wherever needed. Hot beverages will warm your fingers and toes when you return to the Visitor Center!

For more information, contact Dave Olsen, Park Technician, Nerstrand State Park, 9700 - 170 Street East, Nerstrand, MN 55053 at 507-333-4840 or email david.olsen@state.mn.us

Directions to Nerstrand Big Woods State Park: Take I-35 to State Highway 19 east into Northfield. Go south on State Highway 3, east on State Highway 246, then turn right onto County Road 29.

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skiingBe part of the Nerstrand Big Woods State Park Team

(Metro Area and Central MN, Southern MN)

The following three volunteer positions work with park staff and are designed to enhance and enrich visitors' experiences at the park:

1. Monitor trails and report trail conditions:

  • remove small branches and sticks off the trail
  • report the need for any larger branch removal
  • be able to walk 4-6 miles of trail

2. Roving Naturalist – 6 weekends beginning April 8 – May 14:

  • help guests with wildflower identification of MN Dwarf Trout Lily on the boardwalk
  • need to be able to walk ½ mile to the trail location and boardwalk
  • 2 to 4 hour shifts available
  • training and scheduling will be held in early April

3. Winter photography:

  • need your own digital camera
  • an understanding of winter photography and basic photo composition

Background and experience in each area are helpful, however, a love of nature and a willingness to expand your personal knowledge and share that with park guests are the most essential qualifications to being a team player!

For more information on any of these positions, contact Dave Olsen, Park Technician, Nerstrand State Park, 9700 - 170 Street East, Nerstrand, MN 55053 at 507-333-4840 or email david.olsen@state.mn.us

Directions to Nerstrand Big Woods State Park: Take I-35 to State Highway 19 east into Northfield. Go south on State Highway 3, east on State Highway 246, then turn right onto County Road 29.

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snowshoeSplit Rock Lighthouse Candlelight Snowshoe & Hike Event - February 4

(Northeastern MN)

Enjoy the beautiful winter scenery at the annual candlelight snowshoe and hike event at Split Rock Lighthouse State Park in Two Harbors on Saturday, February 4, 2017.

Put on your snowshoes or boots and trek along the shoreline to listen to the waves crash; or head into the woods and see the snow sparkle in the candlelight. Refreshments will be provided at the Trail Center, where visitors can warm up around a fire, roast marshmallows or enjoy a hot drink.

Experience the park in a unique outdoors setting that is not usually available on trails at night!

Join in the fun and contact us to sign up for one of these exciting volunteer opportunities:

Candle Engineer:

  • Meet at the Trail Center at 3:45 PM for instructions and supplies. Set up last about two hours.
  • Set out and light luminaries (these are candles placed in cups or bags along the trail).
  • You need the ability to travel over a variety of terrain in snowshoes or winter boots and are comfortable working in winter conditions for a period of time.
  • Volunteer abilities will be matched and older children are welcome to team up with their friends and a parent.
  • Several teams of engineers are needed to complete this task.
  • Headlamps are essential if you sign up for the pick-up activity starting at 8 PM

Fire Tender (adults only): 

  • Armed with extra candles and lighters, you keep the luminaries glowing along the trails throughout the event.
  • Bring a backpack to carry supplies and a headlamp.
  • Some of the trails will require snowshoes or winter boots to assist.
  • Additional volunteers are needed to tend two bonfires.
  • Clean up lasts about an hour.

All volunteers must be physically able to travel over challenging terrain and comfortable working in cold conditions. Remember to dress appropriately for the weather conditions. Bring snowshoes, backpack or sled if helping set up or take down the trails. Don't forget your headlamp! 

Volunteer for the entire evening or for a minimum time commitment of 2 hours. Please request your preferred task and time between 4 – 9 PM.  Training will be provided.  This would be a great group activity as upwards of 10 - 15 volunteers are needed!  Help us make it a magical event!

Note: This event may be canceled or changed at the last minute due to poor weather or wind conditions on the day of the event. Sign-up allows us to contact you about changes.

For more information and to sign up, contact Luann Udenberg, Operations Supervisor, Split Rock Lighthouse State Park, 3755 Split Rock Lighthouse Road, Two Harbors MN 55616 at 218-595-7625 or email luann.udenberg@state.mn.us

Split Rock Lighthouse State Park is located 20 miles northeast of Two Harbors on Minnesota Highway 61.

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skiingRice Lake State Park Candlelight Ski/Hike/Snowshoe Event – Feb. 11

(Southern MN)

Enjoy the crisp winter weather by taking part in the preparations for the Rice Lake State Park Candlelight Ski, Hike and Snowshoe Event on Saturday February 11, 2017

Volunteer Duties: Volunteers will set out candles, light them, hike/ski the trail relighting candles and pick them back up at the end of the evening.

  • 1:00 – 5:00 PM set up and light candles  (10-12 volunteers needed)
  • 4:30 – 8:00 PM assist with parking and tend to bonfire (2-4 volunteers needed)
  • 4:00 – 9:00 PM help in the office (2 volunteers needed)
  • 5:00 - 8:00 PM hike/ski the trails to maintain the lighted candles (4-6 volunteers needed)
  • 8:00 – 9:00 PM tear down (4-6 volunteers needed)

Volunteer for the entire evening or just one of these times. Please request your preferred task and time. Any length of shift is appreciated. Training will be provided. Older kids are welcome to volunteer with parents – families will work together.

You must be comfortable working in the outdoor environment, physically able and dress for cold weather. If available, bring a backpack to make it easier to carry candle materials.

For more information contact Sandi Gatlin, Park Technician, at 507-455-5871 or email sandi.gatlin@state.mn.us

Rice Lake State Park is located at 8485 Rose Street, Owatonna, MN 55060, just 7 miles east of Owatonna. From Hwy 35, take exit 42A. Follow the signs to Rose Street. Go east on Rose Street to the park.

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skiingGooseberry Falls Candlelight Ski, Snowshoe, Hiking Event - February 18

(Northeastern MN)

Help create an amazing winter memory at Gooseberry Falls State Park's Annual Candlelight Event, Saturday February 18, 2017 near Two Harbors.  Candlelight guides you on several miles of ski, snowshoe and hiking trails. A bonfire and hot beverages awaits for you afterwards.

Meet at the Visitor Center at 3:45 PM for instructions and supplies to volunteer to help. Set-up lasts about two hours.

Bring something to share at the Volunteer Potluck (after set-up), then go with your family or friends to enjoy the trails or sit by the fire in the Visitor Center.

All volunteers must be physically able to travel over challenging terrain and comfortable working in cold conditions. Remember to dress appropriately for the weather conditions. Bring skis or snowshoes, backpack or sled if helping set up or take down the trails. Don't forget your headlamp! 

Volunteer for the entire evening or for a minimum time commitment of 2 hours. Please request your preferred task/time.  Training will be provided. 

This would be a great group activity as upwards of 30-40 volunteers are needed for this event!  The more, the merrier!!!  Help us make this event amazing!

Join in the fun and contact us to sign up for one of these exciting volunteer opportunities:

Candle Engineer:

  • Set out and light luminaries (these are candles placed in cups or bags along the trail).
  • You need the ability to travel over a variety of terrain in skis, snowshoes or winter boots and are comfortable working in winter conditions for a period of time.
  • Volunteer abilities will be matched and older children are welcome to team up with their friends and a parent.
  • Several teams of engineers are needed to complete this task.

Luminary Designer:

  • Create several unique luminary (candlelight) displays to surprise and delight skiers, hikers or snowshoers.
  • You will need to travel by skis or snowshoes to the designated locations.
  • You must be comfortable working in winter conditions.
  • Sign up is required for this SPECIAL volunteer experience.
  • Each team must include one adult volunteer.

Fire Tender (adults only): 

  • Armed with extra candles and lighters, you keep the luminaries glowing along the trails throughout the event.
  • Bring a backpack to carry supplies and a headlamp.
  • Majority of the trails will require skis or snowshoes to assist.
  • Additional adult volunteers are needed to tend the bonfire.

Maintenance Maverick:

  • Extinguish and remove trail and display luminaries after the event.
  • Work in teams to assist with clean up either on the trails or at the bonfire.
  • Majority of the trails will require skis or snowshoes to assist.
  • Headlamps are essential for this activity.
  • Meet at the Visitor Center at 8 pm for instructions. Clean up lasts about an hour.

This event may be canceled or changed at the last minute due to poor weather or wind conditions on the day of the event. Sign-up allows us to contact you about changes.

For more information and to sign up, contact Christa Maxwell, Assistant Park Manager, Gooseberry Falls State Park, 3206 Hwy 61, Two Harbors MN 55616 at 218-595-7107 or email christa.maxwell@state.mn.us

From the town of Two Harbors, follow State Highway 61 northeast approximately 13 miles to the park.

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frogAmphibian/Reptile/Small Animal Database Assistance

(Metro and Central MN)

Volunteers interested in small animals (especially amphibians, reptiles, pollinators, and small mammals) are needed to assist with data entry, file scanning, specimen preparation and various other projects involving the Minnesota Biological Survey.

The Minnesota Biological Survey collects, interprets, and provides information on rare plants and animals found in nearly every county in Minnesota. This helps agencies and organizations make informed decisions on land use issues.

Volunteers need the following qualifications:

  • familiar with Microsoft Excel
  • attention to detail
  • good manual dexterity

Experience with the following are desirable, but not required:

  • GIS programs such as ArcMap and/or Landview
  • Google Earth and/or Google Maps
  • Experience or extensive knowledge about amphibians, reptiles, pollinators, and small mammals

Help is needed up to four days per week, Monday – Friday, and up to 8 hours per day between the hours of 8 AM – 4:30 PM.  Days and hours can be very flexible depending upon your availability. All work must be done in the DNR Central Office at 500 Lafayette Rd. N, St Paul.

For more information, contact Jeff LeClere, MBS Animal Survey Specialist, St. Paul, at 651-259-5161 or email Jeff.LeClere@state.mn.us

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minesMake Geological History!

(Metro and Central MN, NW, NE, and Southern MN)

The DNR Lands & Minerals office in Hibbing is home to several large collections of documents relating to past mining and geological exploration in our state.

If you enjoy organizing, proofing, (and sometimes sleuthing!) and appreciate geology, peatlands, and/or Minnesota history - this volunteer position is for YOU!

Work closely with geologists, engineers, and reclamation specialists to help:

  • scan historical documents
  • organize collections holdings
  • proof PDF documents of previously scanned work

We are in the midst of tidying up some of our historical collections and online data in order to make room for our expanding collections. These documents allow everyone understand Minnesota geology, mining, and exploration history - all of which is important academically, environmentally, and economically. We need your help to expedite this enormous task!

As a geological history volunteer:

  • You will volunteer for a minimum of 2-3 hours per week, anytime between 8 am - 4 pm, Monday-Friday, at the DNR Lands and Minerals Office, 1525 3rd Avenue East, Hibbing, MN 55746. Please note that Hibbing is located approximately 3 hours' drive north of the Twin Cities.
  • If you do not live in the Hibbing area, there is the possibility of doing some of this work remotely. A stable internet connection, an email account you check regularly, and Adobe Reader (or equivalent) is required for any volunteers wishing to work remotely. This project does not have a specific end date.
  • Experience with Microsoft Excel or Word is desired, but not required. Training will be provided.

For more information, contact Andrea Reed, Mineral Resource Geologist, NE Region, Hibbing, at 218-231-8460 or email andrea.d.reed@state.mn.us

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making field desksConstruct Small Field Desks for State Parks

(Southern MN)

MN State Park Naturalists works with schoolteachers and others to educate students about natural environment. Field Desks are a fun tool to assist with teaching in a state park setting. They are a great way for students to carry supplies out to a prairie, wetland, forest, river, etc. to provide a hard surface for writing, and help keep students organized. Younger students can even turn them on their side and use them as a small stool.

Use your woodworking skills to make classroom sets of 30 field desks PDF for state park sites. The Southern Region Parks and Trails connects you with sites such as Fort Ridgely, Flandrau and Minneopa State Parks, to name a few, and then you deliver the field desks.

If you are interested in making a classroom set of field desks, read the info below:

Field Desk Details

  • A classroom set is 30 field desks.
  • You need to provide all materials.
  • You can use this field desk design PDF or come up with your own approach. Do what works best for your woodworking skills.
  • In 2012, an outstanding volunteer put together a video of his process. This video This link leads to an external site.might help your planning, especially if you are doing the project with a group. (Note this is just one approach, and not meant to be directions.)  If you do go with a different approach, please submit for review first.
  • You will need to deliver the field desks directly to the State Park site when they are complete.
  • Several volunteers have been successful at seeking donations for the materials from hardware stores.

State Park Site Selection

  • There are state park sites in Southern Minnesota interested in field desks. After you finish making a set of field desks, we will provide you with a current list of sites needing desks. Then you can select a state park to deliver to. This list will change as volunteers complete projects, so we do not post a list online.
  • You can request a current list of state parks to get a sense for where the sites are. However, remember that the list is likely to change before you complete the project.
  • We do NOT reserve state park sites. When you have completed your field desks, you can select from the list.

Eagle Scouts
If you are considering doing field desks for an Eagle Scout project, Southern Region State Parks and Trails staff is happy to work with you.

  • State Park staff can sign your paperwork to initiate the project.
  • Once you have the desks completed, the naturalist at the site should be able to sign the final/completion form.
  • Be sure to allow enough time to finish and deliver the project before your 18th birthday.

Want to get started or have questions?
Contact Scott Kudelka, Area Naturalist, Minneopa State Park, Mankato at scott.kudelka@state.mn.us or call 507-384-8890.

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making cookiesTree Cookies for the Classroom

(Metro and Central MN, NW, NE, and Southern MN)

Help classroom teachers across Minnesota teach children how trees and other woody plants grow, factors that affect tree growth, tree identification, and more. You can volunteer to create "tree cookies" which are slices of branches or trunks that show the rings of a tree. 100 cookies are enough for about three classes of students, so the more you can make, the better. They will be used!

How to Make Tree Cookies:

  • Slice the branches or trunk into half-inch thick, wafer-shaped "cookies" that are between three to six inches in diameter.
  • "Interesting" cookies with easily readable rings are preferred (these show a history of disease, disturbance, or other story.)
  • Dry the cookies correctly. Do not skip this step or your cookies will rot. See detailed instructions.
  • Sand the surfaces until the rings appear.
  • Finish the surfaces with clear varnish.
  • Optional - Label the cookie with the tree species and location cut.
  • Don't use wood from ash trees.

Detailed instructions found in Tree Cookies - How to Make Your Own PDF

This project can be done individually or with a group (scouts, 4-H, FFA, Kiwanis, etc.) You must provide your own tree or woody plant material, saws, sander, oven, varnish, and labor.

When finished contact Laura Duffey, Project Learning Tree Coordinator, at 651-259-5263 or email laura.duffey@state.mn.us to arrange for delivery to a school site and to get Minnesota DNR recognition.

Project Learning Tree (PLT) program is a natural resources education program for teachers across Minnesota. Teachers often don't have the time or capability to make these cookies so your help is greatly appreciated.

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kids planting treesGet Physical on a State Natural Area

(Metro and Central MN, NW, NE, and Southern MN)

As part of a typical volunteer workday on a MN Scientific and Natural Area (SNA) you will:

  • collect prairie and woodland seeds
  • plant seedlings
  • pull buckthorn or other invasive species of plants
  • cut and burn brush such as sumac

Projects are typically carried out on Saturdays from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM, unless otherwise noted, on many weekends throughout the year.

SNAs are the premier state lands displaying examples of native prairies, old growth forests, geological features and habitat for rare and endangered species.

Take a look at volunteering on SNAs, and check out the calendar of events to see when you can come lend a hand!

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making field desksBuild Portable Field Desks

(Metro and Central MN, NW, NE, and Southern MN)

Use your woodworking skills to build portable field desks! Field Desks are a fun tool to assist with teaching in a School Forest. (School Forests are natural spaces used as an outdoor classroom.) Create a small wooden box for students to carry supplies out to the forest and use as a hard writing surface. Younger students can even turn them on their side and use them as a small stool to sit on.
Field Desk Details

  • A classroom set is 30 field desks.
  • You need to provide all materials. (Many have been successful at seeking donations for the materials from hardware stores.)
  • You can use this field desk design PDF or come up with your own approach. Do what works best for your woodworking skills.
  • In 2012, an outstanding volunteer put together a video of his process. This video This link leads to an external site.might help your planning, especially if you are doing the project with a group. (Note this is just one approach, and not meant to be directions.)
  • You will need to deliver the field desks directly to the School Forest site when they are complete.

School Forest Site Selection

  • There are School Forest sites statewide.
  • After you finish making a set, you will select a school from a short list of sites currently requesting desks. The list changes as volunteers complete projects, so we do not post a list online.
  • We do NOT reserve School Forest sites. When you have completed your field desks, you can select from the list that we provide.

Eagle Scouts
If you are considering doing field desks for an Eagle Scout project, we are happy to work with you.

  • DNR School Forest staff can sign your paperwork to initiate the project.
  • Once you have the desks completed, the School Forest site coordinator at the school should be able to sign the final/completion form. Or, if preferred, DNR School Forest staff can sign it.
  • Be sure to allow enough time to finish and deliver the project before your 18th birthday.

Contact Laura Duffey, Project Learning Tree Planning Specialist, MNDNR Division of Forestry, St. Paul at laura.duffey@state.mn.us to let her know you are interested and then get started on your project!

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minnesota master naturalist logoEnjoy Nature as a Master Naturalist

(Metro and Central MN, NW, NE, and Southern MN)

If you enjoy learning about nature, hiking, bird watching, or identifying wildflowers, you'll love being a Minnesota Master Naturalist Volunteer!

Take trainings and learn about Minnesota's biomes (plant and animal communities) including:

  • hardwoods and rivers
  • north woods and Great Lakes
  • prairies

To learn more visit www.MinnesotaMasterNaturalist.org.

The Minnesota Master Naturalist Program is a joint effort of the University of Minnesota Extension and the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.

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steve wardLake Level Minnesota volunteering… doing your level best!

(Metro and Central MN, NW, NE, and Southern MN)

Whether it is floods, droughts, or just a normal year, lake level fluctuations (or the lack of them) are important to document. Be a volunteer observer and record lake levels on a regular basis.

Find out more about the Lake Level Minnesota program and Check lake levels with the LakeFinder

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snowmobiles on a trailVolunteer Safety Instructors - Firearms, Bow, ATV, Snowmobile

(Metro and Central MN, NW, NE, and Southern MN)

DNR Certified Volunteer Safety Instructor opportunities are available in the following areas:

  • Firearms safety
  • Bowhunter education
  • Snowmobile safety
  • ATV safety
  • Wildlife species

Pass on a love for your sport by teaching youth and adults the ethics and safety you would expect from those you meet in the field.

All new instructor applicants and instructors seeking recertification must meet the requirements of being at least 18 years old and passing a Bureau of Criminal Apprehension (BCA) background check.

If you are interested in becoming a DNR Certified Volunteer Safety Instructor, apply online to become an instructor. And check out upcoming safety instructor courses. There is no fee to attend.

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loonVolunteer Loon Watcher Survey

(Metro and Central MN, NW, NE, and Southern MN)

If you live on a lake or regularly visit a lake, and you have an interest in loons, you can be a volunteer "loon watcher" in the Minnesota Volunteer Loon Watcher Survey.

As a Loon Watcher you will record:

  • the number of loons you see
  • nesting success observed in eggs and young birds
  • interesting occurrences and
  • problems that may harm the loons

For more information about the Minnesota Volunteer Loon Watcher Survey contact Kevin Woizeschke at Kevin.Woizeschke@state.mn.us or 218-203-4371.

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zebra musselsZebra Mussel Monitoring Program

(Metro and Central MN, NW, NE, and Southern MN)

Zebra mussels are spreading to lakes and rivers in the Midwest.

These small invasive mussels attach to hard surfaces in lakes and rivers doing major damage such as:

  • killing native mussels
  • limiting recreational activities
  • clogging water supply pipes
  • competing with larval fish for food

Spend a few minutes checking the docks, swimming platforms, boats, motors, anchors, and any hard objects that have been in the lake or river where you live. Early detection for zebra mussels is important in protecting your property and Minnesota's water resources.

Learn more on how you can monitor for zebra mussels.

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