Gallery: Skills for Life, Sailing Class

Favorable wind and sunny skies greeted students in the Skills for Life: Sailing class on July 24. The activity course that introduces the fundamental skills of sailing originates at the BSU Outdoor Program Center boathouse on Lake Bemidji.

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Gallery: Bemidji State Park Lady Slippers

The Showy Lady’s-slipper (Cypripedium retinae), also known as the Pink-and-white Lady’s-slipper or the Queen’s Lady’s-Slipper, is the state flower of Minnesota and is in peak bloom around the Bemidji area in late June and early July. These were photographed on the bog walk at Lake Bemidji State Park on the north shore of Lake Bemidji, […]

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St. Cloud Times: Water fight: Funds boost Stearns County AIS efforts

MARTY – Blake Field anchored the small boat in the middle of Pearl Lake, the most likely spot to find zebra mussel veligers on this water body — one of Stearns County’s 50 uninfested lakes with public access that will be sampled this summer for the aquatic invasive species. Field, a senior environmental studies major […]

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