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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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May 19 is Endangered Species Day – Eight Federally Listed Plants and Animals Call Dakota County Home
Five of the eight threatened and endangered plants and animals found in Dakota County have been listed in the last 5 years. Two can be found in Apple Valley yards today. Learn steps you can take to protect these rare species… Read on...
Don’t Miss These Great Opportunities to Get Native Plants for Your Spring Gardening Projects
What’s not to love about native plants? They’ve got it all: beauty, ease of maintenance, and spectacular environmental benefits. Unfortunately, they can be hard to find at the local garden center. Luckily, these upcoming events bring the plants to you… 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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