More than one-thousand passionate volunteers have now participated in the Minnesota Master Naturalist program. They have reported a total 130,810 hours of volunteer service, valued at $2,794,102 by www.independentsector.org. Master Naturalist volunteers have collected data for scientific research, restored native habitat, developed and taught natural history education programs. They are organizing and operating chapters for camaraderie, continuing education, and service. We congratulate them for exploring, teaching, and conserving Minnesota's natural resources.
Learn more about the Minnesota Master Naturalist program at www.minnesotamasternaturalist.org.