Working Together


A Different Kind of Summer Job: Youth Conservation Corps on the Hiawatha

Deep in the heart of the Hiawatha National Forest, Clear Lake is surrounded by white birch trees and red pine, black-eyed Susan and milkweed growing in patches of sun, and the remarkably clear lake for which the center is named.

Minnesota Arbor Month

“Get Your Daily Dose of Trees for a Healthy You and Me” is the theme for Minnesota’s 2016 Arbor Month. The Chippewa and Superior National Forests in Minnesota are proud Arbor Month partners, planting approximately 2.5 million trees every year. Their work is essential to maintaining forest health and yours.

USDA Under Secretary Bonnie visits Urban Ecology Center

USDA Under Secretary for Natural Resources and Environment Robert Bonnie recently visited Milwaukee and stopped by the Urban Ecology Center.

Arturo Garcia discusses his background, goals and work with the Forest Service

National Hispanic Heritage Month celebrates the culture and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America. Originally started in 1968 as Hispanic Heritage Week, it is now a 30-day celebration that starts Sept. 15 and ends Oct. 15.*