Friends of Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge
Help us “grow” future generations of conservation stewards and leaders! YOUR GIFTS are needed to get more children unplugged and into the incredible nature at Tamarac!
- Friends of Tamarac, established in 1992, is an organization run by volunteers. View below the Friends 2016 Year video!
- The Tamarac Environmental Education Program welcomes all children 4 seasons of the year. 1000’s come each year!
- The Discovery Center, completed in 2015, is the “hub of nature-based learning” for children & their families in 5 counties of Western Minnesota.
- Friends of Tamarac fundraised to build the Discovery Center, Amphitheater & Landscaping/Trails and currently fundraises to support the nature-based education programs for children, families, and all outdoor enthusiasts.
- Each partner school visits in the fall, winter and spring.
- All activities align with Minnesota Education Standards.
- Children learn & apply science, math, reading & writing.