Mission Statement

The mission of the St. Olaf Natural Lands is to promote education, conservation, and recreation of our local ecosystems.

Education. Enhance teaching through experiential learning, student and faculty research and outreach to the community beyond St. Olaf.

Conservation. Develop and maintain high quality interconnected habitat for native species and water management in the Natural Lands and surrounding areas

Recreation. Facilitate outdoor recreation for exercise science, athletic teams and all members of the local community.