Natural Areas Conservation Training Program Orientation (Online or In-person)

Schedule and Location

Spring 2019

Administration Building
Wednesday, June 5, 2019, 6:30 to 8:00 p.m.,

OR access the online orientation any time.

Summer 2019

Administration Building
Wednesday, August 7, 2019, 6:30 to 8:00 p.m.

Fees and Registration

ONLINE: REGISTER NOW
BY PHONE: 630-719-2468 ( Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.)

Registration includes admission to the Arboretum

Course Description

Join us for a FREE orientation to the Natural Areas Conservation Training (N-ACT) Program in ecological restoration. Get information on how you can volunteer to help make a difference in the woodlands, prairies, and wetlands in your community and at the Arboretum, and how our classes that include learning online and in the field can help you get started. Complete the online orientation (20 minutes) anytime, or come to an in-person orientation at the Arboretum to discuss the education and volunteer aspects of the training program with a panel of Arboretum staff and volunteers.

Course number

W000

Instructor

Trinity Pierce, Natural Areas Conservation Training Program

Trinity Pierce began her restoration journey during barefoot summers exploring woodland, bogs, and roadside wildflowers of northern Wisconsin. With a formal background in history and landscape architecture, Trinity thrives on leading and learning alongside volunteers of all ages. She has designed and implemented restoration projects from the mountain west to the Midwest; from rural to urban ecosystems. In her role as the Natural Areas Conservation Training Program Coordinator, Trinity supports the dynamic natural resources volunteer community and fosters partnerships locally and beyond.

Course Details

Notes: Limit 100 for the in-person session

Arboretum class weather, cancellation and refund policies

Natural Areas Conservation Training Program Orientation (Online or In-person)