Archive by category Outdoors

News and articles pertaining to our parks, events, gardening, and cooking!

Water your trees

We feel like we are mourning the loss of an old friend. The stately old American elm tree in our front yard has succumbed to Dutch Elm Disease (DED). It has …

Water!

We experienced one of the hottest and driest Junes in recorded Minnesota history.  Meteorologists predict that the record setting hot temperatures will …

Fun in the snow

Fun in the snow

This article was written by Emily Bowers, Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board Naturalist at North Mississippi Regional Park Snow-filled winter months provide …