A fresh look for MyMinnesotaWoods

You may have noticed that things are a little different around here. We’ve been working hard behind the scenes to give you a better experience at MyMinnesotaWoods, starting with a fresh coat of paint on our website. With the new design, and more robust navigation and search options, we hope that you find your visits to our website much easier […]

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New format for email feeds

There are two ways to automatically access new content on MyMinnesotaWoods: Monthly email update: Get one email per month with only our featured stories (here’s an archive, the most recent issue, and where to subscribe). Email feed: Get an email every time we publish new content, usually 2-3 times per week, via an email RSS feed (subscribe here). RSS feed: […]

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Discussion board is back

Last week, just before our monthly email went out, our discussion board software provider made an unannounced change to their software platform.  Long story short: After mild panic, some fixes by us and some by them, the discussion board is now back up, with a slightly new look. Visit the discussion board now. There are some great new questions. And […]

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New monthly update web version

Philip created a new template for the web version of the monthly email updates.  The November 2007 update is built on the new template.  This is a vast improvement over previous web versions, created by copying, pasting, and then trying to fix the HTML from a preview message. Constant Contact, which we use for our email updates, has some nice […]

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Catastrophic hardware failure

The site was down for a full week early in August.  The explanation?  A “catastrophic hardware failure” on the Extension server.  We apologize for the outage, and hope it didn’t cause too great an inconvenience to site users.  To our knowledge, everything was back up and running by about August 8. Eli Sagor Eli ‘s work addresses Minnesota forest ecology […]

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