Maplewood Nature Center

               
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Area and County

Ramsey County

 

 

 


Size

40 acres

 
 
Maps

Nature Center Preserve Map

 
Parking

Visitor Center Parking
N44 58.017, W92 59.297

 
Hiking Trails

1.5 miles

 
Hunting

No hunting


Ecological Classification

Province

Eastern Broadleaf Forest Province

Ecological Classification

Section

Minnesota & NE Iowa Morainal

Subsection(s)

St. Paul-Baldwin Plains

Land Type Association(s)

Maplewood Moraine

 
Native Plant Communities1

Not mapped (3/30/2017)


Ownership Maplewood Nature Center logo
   
  City of Maplewood logo
 
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Maplewood Nature Center, City of Maplewood

Nature Center, City of Maplewood

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Wayne Rasmussen


“Maplewood Nature Center has a Visitor Center, hiking trails, nature play yard, demonstration gardens, and picnic area. Adults, families, and groups come to hike and explore the wild outdoors, either on their own or on a scheduled program.”

— City of Maplewood Parks and Recreation

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  Maplewood Nature Center June 13, 2012
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  Maplewood Nature Center, July 22nd, 2007
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  FALL TRAIL WALKING TOUR - MAPLEWOOD NATURE CENTER -- For The Good
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Enjoy a casual walk along the paths at Maplewood Nature Center in Maplewood MN. Images of fall color, native trees and wildflowers, ponds, ducks, and the nature center.

 
     
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Published on Apr 28, 2014

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Published on May 4, 2012

Maplewood Nature Center, June 8, '08.

 
     

 

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Earl Bye


Birds

Sora (Porzana carolina)

Sora


Wayne Rasmussen


Birds

Wood Duck (Aix sponsa)

Pileated Woodpecker


Plants

Canada anemone (Anemone canadensis)

wild geranium (Geranium maculatum)

Canada anemone


 

     
 

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Plants

Two plant species with conservation status in Minnesota and one species on the watch list are found here:

 

Threatened

pale green orchid (Platanthera flava var. herbiola)

 

Special concern

yellow pimpernel (Taenidia integerrima)

 

Watch list

stiff cowbane (Oxypolis rigidior)

 
 

Minnesota Biodiversity Atlas Plant List


 

 

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