The Natural Shore

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August

Getting Closer to Your Restoration

Ah, what an interesting summer it has been. With the pretty much constant heat and humidity, and throw in a relentless stream of smoke...
15
July

Ecological Restoration is really worth the Blood, Sweat, and Tears

  Ecological restoration usually involves detailed planning, long hours dedicated to site preparation, and then time spent in awkward positions, digging holes and installing...
24
June

Dry Weather and Native Plants

This has been a hot, dry, essentially rainless June and much of Minnesota is really feeling the drought conditions. What will July and August...
20
May

Native Plants: Critical Habitat for our Beneficial Insects and Songbirds

  “Insects are the little things that run the world” -E.O Wilson   Each spring we look forward to the arrival of migrating songbirds...
10
February

Linneaus Legacy

  As our calendar year turns over into a new beginning, we all ponder the thought of a “New Year’s resolution”. January presents an...