Helping Scientific & Natural Areas

Volunteer collecting prairie seed

(its lots of fun!)

Showy lady's slipper

Consider a donation

Land — If you have land with natural, undisturbed features or rare resources you are considering selling or donating we would like to hear from you.

Funds — Consider a financial contribution for land acquisition, management, land protection, or educational purposes.

A gift of any amount can be sent directly to:
Scientific & Natural Areas Program
500 Lafayette Road, Box 25
St. Paul, MN 55155

Make checks payable to the Scientific and Natural Areas Program and include a note that the donation be used for SNAs.

For further information or to discuss land or other gifts please fill out this donation form or contact us at Please provide your name, phone number, and address when emailing.

People on a prairie

Protection and restoration options

Wondering how you can be a good steward of your own land? We have resources for you.