Did you know that June 21-27, 2021 is Pollinator Week? Check out the USDA Pollinator Week Webinar Series. Register here (https:/home/wp_tc8tsf/mnofwv.org/www.zoomgov.com/webinar/register/WN_5giJkARITpWt2weciXAo2g). Monday, June 21 12:00 pm ET – Edward Henry, National Ecologist, USDANatural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) | NRCSPollinator Conservation Success Stories 1:00 pm ET – Gail Langellotto, Professor of Horticulture,Oregon State University | Selecting …
https:/home/wp_tc8tsf/mnofwv.org/u.osu.edu/beecourse/ (FREE but you’ll need to register) Here is an educational opportunity (virtual) for citizen scientists from The Ohio State University: “The Bee Short Course for Community Scientists: building wild bee conservation skills together.” –A collaborative effort from: The OSU Department of Entomology and The Chadwick Arboretum and Learning Gardens In partnership with: The U.S. …
New regulations making it unlawful to take or possess most native reptiles and amphibians for any reason are now in effect in West Virginia. Visit the WV DNR’s blog to read more information and to see the list of reptiles and amphibians: https:/home/wp_tc8tsf/mnofwv.org/wvdnr.wordpress.com/2021/05/27/new-reptile-amphibian-regulations/
Keep the date! July 1st, 2021. This is when Registration will open for the Conference in August!
Tygart Valley Chapter (Elkins) class schedule is now posted. Please visit the “Chapters” page for the link to schedule information!
The Potomac Valley Chapter of Master Naturalists have updated their class information. Check out the PDF under their section on the Local Chapters Page!
There are adjustments to the Conference information and more updates to the website. The drop-down menus at the top have links to more pages, especially for the Conference. Canaan Valley Chapter class schedule is posted. Visit the “Local Chapters” page for further information.
Chapter information and “What is a Master Naturalist?” pages now added. Also added: “About Us” and “Standard Forms (for Master Naturalists, pre and post certification)”.
Links to download PDFs of each also provided. Registration information will be coming soon. Master Naturalists are encouraged to register for lodging at Canaan State Park with the group code which you should have received via email earlier in the spring. Contact your Chapter Coordinator if you still need this code.
3/26/2021 This new and revamped website for West Virginia Master Naturalists is under construction. Conference information will be posted soon. Please bear with us as things get updated. 3/23/2021 Potomac Valley Chapter Classes Updated for 2021 The Potomac Valley 2021 class schedule is updated and is on the pull down menu under Local Chapters. If …