Michigan Master Naturalist: Southeast Michigan
April 18, 2020 - October 3, 2020
Contact: Beth Clawson
Topics/Dates for SE Michigan Region 2020:
April 18 - Intro/Bringing Nature Home/Forests
May 9 - Michigan Mammals/Spring Forest Plants/Glacial Interlobate
June 20 - Wetlands/Amphibians
July 18 - Meadows/Reptiles
August 15 - Oak Habitats/Insects
September 12 - Marsh Life/Birds
October 3 - Interpretive Skills Volunteerism
(Note: locations subject to change)
Automobile transportation and a Michigan State Park Recreation Passport is necessary. Carpooling can be coordinated as needed.
What to Expect
Students should plan to wear weather and activity appropriate clothing such as closed toed shoes or hiking boots, hat, long pants, etc.
A camera, hand lens, field guides, related apps preloaded on smart phones and binoculars may also prove helpful on lab walks.
If a participant misses more than one session, then he or she cannot become a certified Michigan Master Naturalist.
$250 per person includes six sessions, materials and handouts.
Cancellations received after April 4 will incur a $100 cancellation fee.
Cancellations received on week prior to the start of class will not be refunded.
Note: Registration will close when the class is full.
Maximum class size is 30 participants.
Related Topic Areas
Natural Resources, Livable Communities, Energy, Fisheries & Wildlife, Forestry, Invasive Species, Lakes, Streams & Watersheds, Water Quality, Lawn & Garden, Master Gardener Program, Climate Change & Variability