3 Years After North Mpls. Tornado, Herons Are FlourishingThree years ago on Thursday, a devastating tornado ripped through north Minneapolis, tearing up trees, knocking down homes and killing two people.
Blue Herons Rebounding In Lino Lakes With Human HelpAs he walks down to the shoreline of his beloved Peltier Lake, Ron Marier can once again smile at the sight of blue herons building their nests. Just off his shoreline sits Peltier Island, and Marier can easily keep tabs on the nesting activity.
Tornado Rips Through Heron RookeryThe North Minneapolis tornado damaged many homes, including the nests of dozens of herons who live along North Mississippi Regional Park.