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Public Habitat Restoration


Sep 13, 2018
09:00 AM until 12:00 PM


Help collect seeds and remove invasive species while enjoying the prairie grasses and wildflowers of this dry sand prairie with wonderful views of the Mississippi River! Come lend a hand to help improve the habitat of this unique place.

This event is led by Mississippi Park Connection and the National Park Service who will provide necessary tools and gloves. Please wear long pants and close-toed shoes for this outdoor project. Bring your own water bottle. Visit the Grey Cloud Dunes Scientific and Natural Area (SNA) webpage for a map and description of the site.

In Cottage Grove, from US Hwy 61 – Drive 0.75 miles S on Jamaica Ave, then 0.4 miles W on 100th Street, then 1 miles S on Ideal Avenue, then 0.5 miles W on 110th Street. Please park in the lot at the dead end.

If you have questions about this volunteer event, please contact Mary Hammes, Environmental Stewardship and Volunteer Manager, at volunteer@parkconnection.org and/or (651) 291-9119.




View map Grey Cloud Dunes Scientific and Natural Area
113th Street South
Cottage Grove, MN

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Mississippi Park Connection



Contact name

Mary Hammes

Contact email


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