A Center of Discovery

Nature-based research at MBGNA offers a unique opportunity to explore the intricate relationships between plants, ecology, and human well-being in diverse natural settings.

Other Opportunities

Researcher experimenting with plants in jars

Faculty & Student Research

Whenever possible we share research conducted on our properties with the general public throughout lectures, presentations, or exhibits.

Researchers collecting specimens from a river

University Classes

University faculty may use our sites for teaching, student assignments, research, or service.
Stylized map of natural resources with markers

Natural Area Resources

Native plants in their natural communities are surveyed, mapped, and published to provide data for research and stewardship.