MBS Program Information

MBS survey procedures



Status & Outcomes

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The Minnesota Biological Survey (MBS) has enhanced our knowledge of the distribution and status of the state's flora, fauna, and native plant communities. To date MBS has:

Research, Monitoring, and Targeted Survey

In addition to gathering statewide baseline biological information, MBS conducts conservation research, monitoring, and specialized survey projects across Minnesota

Managing, Interpreting, and Delivering Information

MBS delivers data and information to a wide array of users, from resource managers to conservation organizations seeking to learn about and enjoy the natural world around them.