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Phenology Workshops and Resources

KAXE Staff Phenologist John Latimer discusses the natural environment in early November along the banks of the Mississippi River in Grand Rapids, behind KAXE studios.
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Maria Hileman
KAXE Staff Phenologist John Latimer discusses the natural environment in early November along the banks of the Mississippi River in Grand Rapids, behind KAXE studios.
  • Workshops:
    • May 4, 2024: Bee-Nay-She Bird Club hike, Rice Lake near Paynesville MN. Find out more at Bee-Nay-She Bird Council's Facebook page.
    • May 17, 2024: Summer Phenology in the Classroom and the Great Outdoors. Nine Mile Creek Watershed District office. Discovery Point, 12800 Gerard Drive, Eden Prairie, MN 55346. Learn more here, and register here.
    • June 15, 2024: Phenology Talk n' Walk at the Rivers and Lakes Fair, hosted by Long Lake Conservation center. 9 A.M.
    • Interested in learning more, but there's no upcoming workshop in your area? Send me an email at cmitchell@kaxe.org, and we'll set up a meeting.
  • Access phenology resources, including presentations, teacher resources, and audio recording instructions here.
  • In partnership with the University of Minnesota:
    • Phenology Investigations in the Classroom (PIMS): Three cohorts available:
      • Northwoods biome: 2024-2025
      • Deciduous forest biome: 2025-2026
      • Prairie biome: 2026-2027
      • KAXE phenology coordinator Charlie Mitchell is one of the instructors.
      • Learn more and apply here.
    • Migratory and Urban Bird Institute: August 7-9, 2024. Learn more and apply here.