Refunds may be issued up to two weeks prior to the workshop orientation.
Attendance of all workshops is encouraged. Participants are required to attend the initial course orientation and a minimum of 8 workshops.
Spring 2019 Program Workshop Topics:Overview and Naturalist SkillsCitizen ScienceLongleaf Pine EcologyCoastal Ecology and HydrologyBackyard WildlifeBird StudyAmphibian and Reptile StudyCajun Prairie Ecology & Pollinators StudyFungi and Mushroom StudyAquatic Invertebrate StudyRiverine EcologyLand Ethic
Course dates will be announced prior to January 1. Course dates will be updated on ourwebsite at www.swlamasternaturalists.org and Facebook page.
SLAMN certification and membership is open to any individual who has successfully completed the SLAMN program and maintains the annual certification requirements. Though our area of focus is the 6 parish SWLA area (Allen, Beauregard, Calcasieu, Cameron, Jeff Davis, and Vernon parishes), membership IS NOT limited to SWLA residents.
Membership is open to anyone over the age of 18, regardless of race, national origin, income, gender, and sexual orientation. Some field portions of the course will be conducted on uneven terrain, though we do make every effort to accommodate physical disabilities. Contact us (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you have any questions regarding our course and this policy prior to applying, if possible.