- Born in Minnesota, Hildebrand earned his degree in Environmental Science and Management from the University of Wisconsin – River Falls. He has an extensive background in canvassing and organizing. An avid fisherman, who once worked as an aquatic invasive species watercraft inspector, his perfect day in Minnesota includes good friends and fishing, which pairs nicely with his favorite place in the state, the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness.
Posts by AveryHildebrand
Aquatic and terrestrial invasive species threaten our Minnesota way of life by creating barriers for us to enjoy the Great Outdoors.
If the weather is fair, you have your certified viewing glasses on hand, and you’re out enjoying a beautiful Minnesota summer day on Monday, August 21st, take a moment to look up and enjoy the eclipse!
We are a unique state with a unique character and if anyone can get the job done right, it’s Minnesotans.
It’s estimated that Dakota County has saved tax payers $900,000 in 2016 alone as a result of their volunteer programs for everything from pulling invasive species to being a Master Recycler/Composter.
Elected officials need to hear from their constituents regarding conservation issues throughout Minnesota and in your community.
Water is something that connects us as Minnesotans. You can see this through our pride of being the state of 10,000 lakes.
This month, I would like to continue the Local Conservation Champions series by highlighting a different group of dedicated individuals who are continuously working to make sure that the City of Lakeville is a healthy, clean, and environmentally conscious community
I like to think that I’m a good steward of our natural resources here in Minnesota and my carbon footprint is small.
Through my travels in the southeast metro I’ve been lucky enough to work with great local organizations that are dedicated to conservation and environmental issues in their communities.
Throughout these experiences one thing has become very clear to me; a team of volunteers can accomplish more than I ever imagined.