Highlights Spectacular Earth Day Turnout 350 community members volunteered with Great River Greening this Earth Day to plant nearly 2,000 trees, shrubs, and wildflowers along Bushaway Road in Wayzata. Butler Family Foundation Grant helps to increase our pollinator seed supply Pilot Knob, a Great River Greening restoration site, earns spot on National Register of Historic Places …read more →
Crosby Farm Regional Park is one of Saint Paul’s largest parks, comprising 730 secluded acres along the Mississippi River where hikers enjoy wooded slopes, wetlands, and small backwater lakes. Situated right off Shepard Road, one of the city’s busiest thoroughfares, it is a popular tranquil gem with 6.5 miles of trails that connect to the …read more →
Thank you for attending the 2017 Board Retreat. Please take some time to complete this important event by providing your feedback. Each question below asks for a comment. Thank you for sharing your experiences and ideas with us. Patti O’Leary and Deborah Karasov
TO ALL STAFF: As you know, training is a part of our organizational development plan for 2018-2020. Please fill out the survey below to help us in our plans going forward. Thank you.
November 3, 2017 Great River Greening’s Million Milkweed Challenge was featured on Grow with KARE. Show host Bobby Jensen interviewed GRG Project Manager Wiley Buck on the two-year volunteer collection effort. Executive Deborah Karasov also announced we were an target to reach our goal. At last count, we had done that and more, reaching 1.8 …read more →
7-Mile Creek Watershed Partnership has issued a report that utilizes data collected in recent years and historical information from the watershed.
Help us collect one million milkweed seeds that we will grow and spread across important spaces throughout the Twin Cities Metro Area and the Anoka Sand Plain. Pods are in perfect condition for collecting now, (October 12, 2017) some have burst, but many are still intact.
Great River Greening begins working in Itasca County and the Mississippi Headwaters region this fall as part of new partnership with the Deer Lake Association (DLA). Our focus is to improve water quality in Deer Lake by assessing watershed conditions and identifying possible impairments. Deer Lake, located just north of Grand Rapids, is one of …read more →