Current Research

The high diversity of plants and wildlife, education, and active management within Boulder Lake Management Area allow for a rich variety of monitoring and research opportunities.

Current external research partnerships

  • EPA, Tree Swallow project is to study potential impacts of polyfluoralkyl substances (PFAS)
  • MN Dept of Health,  monitoring the status of mosquito and tick-borne diseases in Northeastern Mn.
  • Emory University, White throated sparrow genetic study
  • University of Minnesota and MN DNR, Jumping worm documentation across the state.
We are always looking for more organizations to conduct their research at Boulders 18,000 acre classroom.