University of Minnesota Extension Master Naturalist Program, in partnership with Lac qui Parle State Park & Mission, invites area residents to participate in National Public Lands Day (NPLD) at Lac qui Parle State Park & Mission sites on Saturday, September 22 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
National Public Lands Day is the largest, single-day volunteer effort for public lands. Volunteers are encouraged to register before September 7 to receive a Master Naturalist NPLD 2018 t-shirt. Registration officially closes on September 18. Volunteers will collect prairie seed, and work to help manage invasive species by helping remove buckthorn and black locust trees.
Lac qui Parle Mission is located at the junction of Chippewa County Hwy. 13 and County Road 32 in Watson, MN 56295. To register for this site, go to: https://z.umn.edu/3ocm.