NWF HABITAT STEWARD TRAINING COMING TO KITSAP COUNTY
Two Week Training Session to Join NWF’s Nationwide Team of Volunteers
Are you interested in creating areas for wildlife? Do you want to help others create and restore wildlife habitat in backyards, schoolyards, and other private and public areas? Now is your chance to become a Habitat Steward(tm)!
National Wildlife Federation is offering a special Habitat Steward(tm) training session in your area. The 30-hour training program will take place on Mondays, November 7 & 14; Thursdays, November 10 & 17; and Saturdays, November 12 & 19. Monday classes will be held at the Downtown Bremerton Library from 5:30-8:00pm; Thursday classes will take place at Poulsbo City Hall in the Council Chambers from 6:00-9:00pm. Saturdays will consist of habitat restoration field trips throughout the county and will last from 9:00am-3:00pm.
This training is engaging, fun and highly informative and you get to meet and interact with local conservation professionals and other similarly interested folks! Expert speakers will present on topics such as: rain gardens, gardening for wildlife, native plants, noxious weeds, habitat restoration, and much more! Benefits include: an NWF volunteer t-shirt, 30 hours of hands-on training, engaging field trips, a comprehensive training manual with local resources, and instruction from local convservation professionals.
Cost of the training is $30 to cover classroom materials.Note: scholarships are available! No one will be turned down due to lack of funds. We will provide coffee, tea, and snacks at each training session - you are welcome to bring a brown bag dinner.
To register for the training, please visit http://kitsapnwf.brownpapertickets.com/ or contact Sarah Bruemmer at WAHabitatCoordinator@nwf.org or (206) 577-7809.
- Habitat Restoration
- Community Outreach
Good Match For
Teens People 55+ Group
Requirements & Commitment
- Orientation or Training
- 30-hours of classroom training.
- We require that you complete 30-hours of volunteer work within 12 months of certification.