Natural Shoreline Maintenance and Native Plant ID Trainings - Summer 2012

Date: June 14, 2012 - July 18, 2012

These hands-on field trainings are open to MNSP Certified Natural Shoreline Professionals (CNSPs) and MNSP Natural Shoreline Educators.  Each has been approved for two CNSP continuing education units (CEUs).  Register now for one or more of these trainings and earn up to six CEUs. 

June 14, 2012.  4-6 pm, Cadillac Lakefront Park, Cadillac

  • Using the CNSP demo site at Cadillac Lakefront Park, participants will gain hands-on field experience in the maintenance of natural shoreline erosion control and plantings.  Session will also include instruction and exercises on native plant ID. 
  • Instructors: Jane Herbert and Jewel Richardson (Wetlands Nursery)
  • Approved for 2 CNSP CEUs

June 20, 2012.  4-6 pm, Kellogg Biological Station, Hickory Corner

  • Using the CNSP demo site at Gull Lake and the Encapsulated Soil Lift Project at KBS, participants will gain hands-on experience in the maintenance of natural shoreline erosion control, plantings and seedings.  Session will also include instruction and exercises on native plant ID. 
  • Instructors: Jane Herbert and Gina Frasson-Hudson (Geum Services, Inc.)
  • Approved for 2 CNSP CEUs 

July 18, 2012.  4-6 pm, Kensington Metropark, Brighton

  • Using the CNSP demo site at Kensington Metro Park, participants will gain hands-on experience in the maintenance of natural shoreline erosion control and plantings.  Session will also include instruction and exercises on native plant ID. 
  • Instructors: Jane Herbert and Bill Schneider (Wildtype Native Plant Nursery)  
  • Approved for 2 CNSP CEUs

Registration deadlines are listed below.   

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June 14 Registration

 PLEASE READ CAREFULLY.  Early registration ($25.00) ends June 7.  Late registration ($40.00) is June 8 - 13.  Registration at the door on June 14 is $50.00. 

Online registration for Natural Shoreline Maintenance and Native Plant ID Trainings - Summer 2012 is open.
The last day to register online for this event is June 13, 2012.

June 20 Registration

PLEASE READ CAREFULLY.  Early registration ($25.00) ends June 13.  Late registration ($40.00) is June 14 - 19.  Registration at the door on June 20 is $50.00. 

Online registration for Natural Shoreline Maintenance and Native Plant ID Trainings - Summer 2012 is open.
The last day to register online for this event is June 19, 2012

July 18 Registration

PLEASE READ CAREFULLY. Early registration ($25.00) ends July 11.  Late registration ($40.00) is July 12-17.  Registration at the door on July 18 is $50.00. 

Online registration for Natural Shoreline Maintenance and Native Plant ID Trainings - Summer 2012 is open.
The last day to register online for this event is July 17, 2012.

Contact Information

 For more information please contact:: Jane Herbert  at  jherbert@anr.msu.edu  or   269-383-8852.

 

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