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2011 Habitat Stewards Training

posted Oct 18, 2010, 9:55 PM by Camano Wildlife Habitat
Friends of Camano Island Parks strives to keep Camano a wildlife friendly island by training volunteers to serve as Habitat Stewards to help the community create, preserve, enhance, and restore wildlife habitat. The training includes topics ranging from identifying native plants to creating a personal wildlife sanctuary. It will be offered at the Camano Senior and Community Center, 606 Arrowhead Road, Thursdays Feb. 10, 17, 24, March 3, 10 from 6:30 to 8:45 p.m. Training will include two field trips Saturdays Feb. 12 and March 5 from 9 a.m. to Noon, as well as a work party and celebration March 12 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. There will also be optional work parties at the Camano Wildlife Habitat demonstration gardens (Four Springs Lake Preserve and Camano Senior and Community Center). The training costs $40 for course expenses and includes a 30-hour volunteer commitment to assist FOCIP’s Camano Wildlife Habitat Project.  Click here for more information and to download an application.