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Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) Bernie the Burn Barrel
Wild Parsnip Burns
Wild parsnip is a Minnesota Noxious Weed which can cause serious burns when the sap contacts your skin. This plant must be controlled by law. The Maplewood Nature Center partnered with the Ramsey County Cooperative Weed Management Area and PlayCleanGo to create educational signage for wild parsnip at Applewood Park.