with Beth Brown & Christopher Smith – Minnesota Department of Transportation
Chris and Beth from the Office of Environmental Stewardship of the Minnesota Department of Transportation have the responsibility of conserving and protecting the natural resources along our state’s highways. They will provide an overview of the MN DOT stewardship program and highlight some of the staff’s efforts to protect and nurture plants, fish, birds and other fauna in and around roadside habitat.
Thursday, February 28
- 7:00 pm: Socialize with coffee and cookies
- 7:30 pm: A brief MRVAC business meeting followed by the featured speaker.
Where: Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center, 3815 American Blvd E, Bloomington. Take Hwy 494 to 34th Ave. Go south to American Blvd; turn left and go 2 blocks. Center will be on your right. Enter through the door at the middle of the building.
Public Transit: Accessible by METRO Blue line (Hiawatha light rail). The Visitor Center is a couple of blocks east of the American Boulevard stop.