Events

Current Events

Thursday June 14th and Friday June 15, 2018

Sedges of Minnesota Two-day Identification Workshop

Critical Connections Ecological Services, Inc. is pleased to again offer a two day sedge identification workshop taught by Jason Husveth and will focus on the Sedges (Carex) of Minnesota.  Complete workshop details and registration can be found on our website HERE (pre-registration is required).  http://www.ccesinc.com/workshops/

University of Minnesota Plant Growth Facilities
St. Paul Campus, St. Paul, MN

Instructor: Jason Husveth, Botanist/Ecologist

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Past Events

Tuesday April 17, 2018

Rare Plants of Northern Washington County Within the St. Croix River Valley

Jason Husveth will share his knowledge and experience of discovering rare plants within the St. Croix River Valley.

Family Means Building, 1875 Northwestern Avenue South, Stillwater, MN 55082
7:00 – 8:45 P.M., Socializing at 6:30 P.M.

In late May or early June, depending on how Spring unfolds, Jason will guide a field trip to William O’Brien State Park to discover rare, native plants.

Instructor: Jason Husveth, Botanist/Ecologist

Tuesday April 3, 2018

Valhallah, The Red Lake Peatland Expedition

In August of 2017 CCES principal Jason Husveth along with CCES Field Technician John Storkamp and friend Rob Henderson completed the only known crossing of the vast and mysterious Red Lake Peatland in Northern Minnesota.  Part scientific expedition and part endurance challenge, the team will share their photos, stories and insights about their journey through a fascinating landscape of which relatively little is known.

Cyclova XC – 112 N. Washington Street, St. Croix Falls, WI 54024
6:30PM

Presenter(s): Jason Husveth, Botanist/Ecologist | John Storkamp | Rob Henderson

December 7, 2017

Maximizing the Protection of Rate Wetland Resources through the Completion of a Positive
Feedback Loop

Geographical Focus: The Anoka Sand Plan Ecological Subsection of Minnesota

Minnesota Native Plant Society
Dakota Lodge, West St. Paul, MN

Presenter: Jason Husveth, Botanist/Ecologist

June 8 – 9, 2017

Sedges of Minnesota Two-day Identification Workshop

University of Minnesota Plant Growth Facilities
St. Paul Campus, St. Paul, MN

Instructor: Jason Husveth, Botanist/Ecologist

June 9 – 10, 2016

Sedges of Minnesota Two-day Identification Workshop

University of Minnesota Plant Growth Facilities
St. Paul Campus, St. Paul, MN
Instructor: Jason Husveth, Botanist/Ecologist

June 11 – 12, 2015

Sedges of Minnesota Two-day Identification Workshop

Washington Conservation District Offices
Oakdale, MN

Instructor: Jason Husveth, Botanist/Ecologist

May 2014

Minnesota Native Plant Society

Natural History and Species Autecology of Tubercled Rein-Orchid (Platanthera flava var.herbiola) in Minnesota: Updated information based on recent field surveys and habitat restorations in Central Minnesota.

Speaker: Jason Husveth, Principal Ecologist

July 2014

North American Orchid Conference

Natural History, Conservation Biology, and Restoration Ecology of Tubercled Rein Orchid (Platanthera flava var. herbiola) in Minnesota

Speaker: Jason Husveth, Principal Ecologist

October 2014

BWSR Academy

Restoration Techniques: Innovative Approaches to Restoring Unique and Complex Wetland Systems in Minnesota.

Speaker: Jason Husveth, Principal Ecologist

December2014

Audubon Chapter of Minneapolis

Rediscovering A Rare Plant Community: The Natural History, Rare Flora, and Restoration Ecology of Wet Prairies of the Anoka Sand Plain of East Central Minnesota.

Speaker: Jason Husveth, Principal Ecologist