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Applications for Master Naturalist DEADLINE

When: 
Friday, March 27, 2015 - 12:00am - 11:45pm
Where: 
Goodwin Forest Conservation Education Center
23 Potter Road
Hampton, Connecticut 06247
Event Type: 
Workshop/Training
Audience: 
Adults
CFPA Volunteers
Event Description: 

Are you interested in learning more about the habitats, plants, animals and natural history of Connecticut?  Are you a landowner, citizen, teacher, park naturalist, land trust employee, conservation planning board member or natural resource professional looking to increase your knowledge of the natural environment?  If so, join us for our 2015 Master Naturalist Training. 

Through this program, participants will learn about the ecosystems of Connecticut, the animals and plants that inhabit our area, and current conservation issues affecting our wildlife and natural resources. The program includes a mix of indoor classroom presentations and outdoor hands-on field sessions where participants learn to identify, interpret, and understand key ecological Connecticut’s natural resources through education and service.  Participants completing the Level I course will become “Apprentice Naturalists”, and no further training is required.  Individuals interested in becoming a “Master Naturalist” may go on to complete the Level II course. 

A completed application must be postmarked by Friday, March 27th, 2015. Letters of acceptance will be mailed by Monday, March 30, 2015.

For more information and access to the application please visit https://www.friendsofgoodwinforest.org/master-naturalist-2015.html.

Registration Fee: 
$200 due upon acceptance into the program
RSVP Requirement: 
RSVP required
For Questions, Contact: 
Emma Lorusso
860-455-9534

This program is offered through a partnership of CT Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, Friends of Goodwin Forest, and Connecticut Forest & Park Association.