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News & Events

Calling winter birders!  The Audubon Annual Christmas Bird Count at Cedar Creek is Sunday, December 14, 2014.  A few spots remain for this opportunity to identify Cedar Creek’s winter winged residents.  Click here to register and find out more.

Plants’ ability to use carbon dioxide as fertilizer and help mitigate the effects of climate change is significantly affected by how much water and soil nutrients are available to the plants. BioCON results by Riech, Hobbie and Lee just published in the journal Nature Geoscience.  Read the full story at UMN Discover-Environment.




Education & Employment Opportunities

Apply for one of three REU awards in the NASA ESTEEM funded project, Gidakiimanaaniwigamig (Our Earth Lodge) STEM Camp: Investigating climate change and its effect on Ojibwe lifeways.  Deadline is January 12, 2015.  Click here for information and application.

Cedar Creek is accepting applications for Plant Community Ecology Internships and Prescribed Burn Technicians for the 2015 field season which begins next spring.  See our Employment page for more information.

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