Music in the Trees 2021

Musicians of all kinds take to the trees at Belwin From 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on August 14 and 15, 2021, a diverse group of instrumentalists and vocalists will perform as part of Music in the Trees, a two-day outdoor event on the grounds near the Belwin Education Center. There will be a fully-accessible [...]

Categories: Arts, Culture, and Ecology, Events

Kestrels at Belwin

Great news for declining kestrel populations! In June 2021, members of the Saint Paul Audubon Society Conservation Committee (SPASCC) found five kestrel chicks in one of two nesting boxes at Belwin. The birds fledged after about 30 days. In 2020, SPASCC members found four nestlings and one unhatched egg in a box at Belwin. 123456Photos [...]

Categories: Birds

Burning at Belwin

At Belwin Conservancy, we steward more than 1,500 ecologically rich acres next door to a major metropolitan area. Our goal is not just to maintain the land as it was when we acquired it, but to transform the land to the state it was in before European settlers arrived and to support the most ecologically [...]

Categories: Invasive Species, Land Management

Tom Bierlein: 2021 Artist in Residence

We are pleased to introduce Belwin’s 2021 Artist in Residence, Tom Bierlein. Tom is a Minneapolis-based sculptor, builder, and gardener who creates spaces to experience rest, connection, and reflection between people and the natural environment.

Categories: Artist in Residence, Arts, Culture, and Ecology

Land Protection Driven by Trust, Honesty, and Flexibility

How has Belwin grown to protect more than 1,500 acres of land in Afton? Through partnerships founded on trust and a shared goal of conservation.

Categories: Land Management, Meadowlark Newsletter, Spring-Summer 2021

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