Strengthen your skills leading volunteers in natural areas management with this hands-on primer on workday planning, public communication, group dynamics, and safety. Learn how to recruit and engage volunteers, interpret the natural areas, and run a productive work day.
Instructor: Kurt Dreisilker, manager of natural resources, The Morton Arboretum & John Elliott, interpretation specialist
Notes: Held both indoors and outdoors. Activity level: walking over uneven terrain; conducting a natural areas workday. Limit 15.
Certificate Information: WSP Steward Supervisor Requirement; may be used as a Naturalist Certificate Elective (15 hours)
Prerequisites: Woodland Conservation & Management (W001) or instructor permission
3 Wednesdays, March 5-19, 6:00-9:00 p.m.
Thornhill Education Center
Fee includes admission to the Arboretum.
IN PERSON: Stop by the Visitor Center during open hours.
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