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Southern Illinois Master Naturalist Program

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., each Thursday, Feb. 21 to May 9
This University of Illinois Extension program educates and trains adult volunteers so they are better equipped to share natural resource information with others in their communities; and to assist with environmental conservation and restoration activites. 

Qualifications:  anyone 18 or older, willing to devote time to volunteering and to continuing education.

Training is each Thursday beginning February 21 through May 9.

Fee:  $250.00.  Includes all materials for training. 

Registration deadline, February 8, 2013

*** Option of obtaining college credit through Shawnee Community College (618-634-3200).  Just register for Field Biology (Bio 214) and pay the additional credit hour fee to the college.
Event Type: 
Education/schools; Educator Workshop; Habitat Restoration; Nature; Volunteer Project
DNR Region(s): 
3; 4; 5
Cache River State Natrual Area, Barkhausen Cache River Wetlands Center
DNR Park: 
8885 State Route 37 South, three miles south of Cypress
City, State ZIP: 
Cypress IL 62923
Contact person/email: 
Sonja Lalleman, U. of I. Extension /
618-687-1727 / 618-833-6304
Other Phone: 
618-833-6363, Brenda Hileman