NH Natural Resources Stewards Environmental Volunteers

Natural Resources Stewards 2018 Course

Fri, 09/07/2018 to Fri, 12/07/2018
8:30am - 4:00pm
Urban Forestry Center
45 Elwyn Rd.
Portsmouth, NH 03801

The Natural Resources Stewards Course offers a comprehensive education and volunteer support network for people who want to learn, explore and share the nature of New Hampshire.  In addition to the hands-on learning, tools, and skills gained through the course, you get to know and work with natural resource professionals from around the state.

The course begins Friday, September 7, 2018 and runs each Friday (except holidays) through Friday, Dec 7, 2018. The full day sessions are held at the Urban Forestry Center in Portsmouth. In addition, several optional field sessions are offered and allow you to further explore your particular interests. You choose at least two with the option to bring family or friends. Limited space available, apply early.

Course Offerings

Tree Identification, Pruning, and Planting, NH’s Changing Landscape & Impacts on Wildlife, Creating Ecological Landscapes, Improving Habitat for Native Pollinators, Invasive Species - Management Tools & Strategies, Living More Sustainably using Permaculture, Tree Inventory & Maintenance for Communities, and many more natural resources topics.

Learn more about the program.

For persons with disabilities requiring special accommodations, please contact mary.tebo@unh.edu or call (603) 641-6060 prior to the event. Given ample time, we will make any reasonable effort to make accommodations.

The University of New Hampshire Cooperative Extension is an equal opportunity educator and employer. UNH, U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, and New Hampshire counties cooperating. Our programs and policies are consistent with pertinent Federal and State laws and regulations prohibiting discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity(including gender expression), sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, familial/parental status, income derived from a public assistance program, political beliefs, reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity.