Kate Seitz

Belwin’s Creative Center: A Labor of Love

The land around Lake Edith in Afton is the start of the Minnesota Blufflands, a landscape comprised of prairies, oak savannas, coulees and woodlands. As the last glaciers melted 12,000 years ago, sand and gravel spewed across the landscape. Oak trees thrived on that dry soil, and regular fires kept the underbrush back while allowing… Continue Reading Belwin’s Creative Center: A Labor of Love

Categories: Land Management

Children in Nature: A partnership with Saint Paul Public Schools

“The human child in nature may well be the most important indicator species of future sustainability.” – Richard Louv, author of Last Child in the Woods Published September 3, 2016 The year was 1970 and issues facing conservationists then were strikingly similar to what we face today: over-development of ecologically important land and children spending… Continue Reading Children in Nature: A partnership with Saint Paul Public Schools

Categories: Education, Partnerships

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