Volunteer and advanced training opportunities
2014 Volunteer opportunities
Above: First day spring migration banding at Mora Prairie Conservation Area, Cole Camp, MO.
Dana Ripper of MRBO with Le Conte's sparrow.
End of May into June -Meads Milkweed Survey Dates and Times to be announced. Prairies: Paintbrush, Friendly, Bushwhacker, Wah-Kon-Tah and Rockhill Prairies.
On-going opportunity - The Boys and Girls Club in Sedalia is looking for individuals to give presentations on nature subjects for the after school program. Time: 4:30 p.m. When: Third Thursday of each month. Contact: Carrie Leman, (660) 723-9629. Activity is approved for volunteer service.
On-going opportunity- CACHE (Conservation Area Bird Counts) An ongoing inventory of most of the conservation areas in the state. We can arrange trips as a group or anyone can go alone to any Conservation Areas in the state and enter reports online. Go to: Audubon Society of Missouri Click on CACHE Data Entry and record your count data.
On-going opportunity - SPARKS (State Park Bird Counts) An on-going inventory of birds in Missouri State Parks. We can arrange group trips or anyone can go alone to any State Park in the state. Go to: http://www.mobirds.org Click on SPARKS Data Entry and record your count data.
Advanced training opportunities
Above: Hi Lonesome Master Naturalists conduct insect sampling on the prairie.
May 30 - June1 - 2014 State Advanced Training Conference, Kansas Ctiy