Today’s Events

No events today, but take a look below to see what's coming up.

MRVAC Programs

No MRVAC events. See you in September!

  • ~ July 3, 2016. 8:00 am. Field Trip: Bass Ponds Bird Watching
  • ~ July 9, 2016. 8:30 am. Family Outing: Louisville Swamp Unit, Shakopee
  • ~ July 21, 2016. 6:00 am. Road Trip: Central Minnesota Birding Days, July 21-22
  • ~ July 24, 2016. 8:00 am. Field Trip: Bass Ponds Bird Watching
  • ~ July 29, 2016. All Day Event. Road Trip: Audubon Center of the North Woods Volunteer Work Weekend: July 29-31
  • ~ August 6, 2016. 8:30 am. Field Trip: Rapids Lake Bird Trek
  • ~ August 8, 2016. 8:00 am. Field Trip: Bass Ponds Bird Watching
  • ~ August 11, 2016. 6:00 am. Road Trip: Central Minnesota Birding Days, August 11-12
  • ~ August 20, 2016. 9:00 am. Road Trip: Hummingbird Hurrah: Henderson, MN
  • ~ August 21, 2016. All Day Event. Field Trip: Cannon River Bottoms
  • ~ August 29, 2016. 8:00 am. Field Trip: Bloomington Ferry Bird Trek

Paddle with Ranger Judy - Color Cruise

Join Ranger Judy for a paddle-with-a-view on the Minnesota River. On these guided excursions we’ll explore the Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge from the water and discover some of the best wildlife habitat and scenery around! Provide your own canoe or kayak, equipment, and PFD. Basic paddling skills are required.

To register contact Judy Geck at 952-858-0731 or Judy_Geck@fws.gov.

Saturday, September 22, 12 pm-4 pm
Put in at Thompson Ferry, Jordan. Take out at Riverside Park, Carver.

Saturday, September 22, 12 pm-4 pm
Put in at Sorenson Landing, Bloomington. Take out at Picnic Island, Fort Snelling State Park.

Photo Attribution: Je at uwo [GFDL, CC-BY-SA-3.0 or CC-BY-SA-2.5-2.0-1.0], via Wikimedia Commons