161 - No Naturalists? No Problem!

Tuesday, September 26
4:10 PM–5:25 PM

Location: Room 217

Days: Tuesday, 26 September
Track: Conservation
NRPA Three Pillars: Conservation
Session Type: Education Session

Running a great nature program might be easier than you think. This session will provide hands-on training in new and easy nature exploration activities you can use to start or improve a program. Discover opportunities to interact with nature even in the most urbanized communities, gain a wealth of resources, and learn about participant-centered learning, inspiring curiosity, and how scientific inquiry not only doesn’t require previous knowledge, but can often be better without it.

CEU Credits: 0.1

Learning Outcomes:
Participants will be able to list at least three available resources to help build/improve nature programs.
Participants will be able to list at least three locations where outdoor, nature-focused programming can occur in their communities.
Participants will be able to use, or train others to use, participant-centered, experiential activities in the implementation of nature programming.