Forestry information

Quick links to popular topics for educators.

Primer cover"All About Minnesota's Forests and Trees: A Primer"

Description: This primer provides a wonderful overview on forestry in Minnesota for educators, citizens, naturalists?everyone!


Discovery Guide: Forest Activities for Grades K–9

Description: This resource provides hands-on learning experiences on trees. Simple, fun activities give educators and students alike the chance to use their senses and imagination to explore.

Young Naturalists Articles and Lesson Plans

Description: Kid-friendly Minnesota Conservation Volunteer Young Naturalists stories introduce young readers to Minnesota's natural treasures?from agates to zooplankton. Stories explore the universe underfoot, the northern lights, and everything in between. Teachers guides are available for many stories.

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Description: The Minnesota Association for Environmental Education (MAEE) supports and advances environmental education in Minnesota by promoting environmental education and building bridges between educators and other environmental education professionals throughout Minnesota.


Description: SEEK is Minnesota's interactive directory of environmental education resources.

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Description: This website is for teachers and students who want to learn more about forests, forest management, and forest products.