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7100 147th St. W.
Apple Valley, MN 55124
Ph: (952) 953-2500
Natural Resources
Natural Resources, a division of the Public Works Department, is comprised of three major areas of responsibility: forestry, water resources, and erosion control. Working together with other city divisions, Natural Resources assists with policies, management, and preservation of the city’s trees, landscapes, lakes, and ponds.

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5 Pollinators that Use Old Plant Stems and Leaf Litter from Your Garden to Overwinter
Most pollinators do not fly south for the winter like Monarch Butterflies. These bees and butterflies overwinter in old plant material and could benefit from having people leave some of the dried vegetation standing in their gardens over the winter… Read on...
Fall is a Great Time of Year to Remove Buckthorn from Your Property
Buckthorn loses its leaves later than most other shrubs in the woods, making it easy to identify. Follow the link to learn more about identifying and removing Buckthorn on your property… Read on...

Jessica Schaum
Natural Resources Coordinator

7100 W. 147 Street
Apple Valley, MN 55124

Ph: (952) 953-2461
Fx: (952) 953-2407

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm

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