February 1, 2010

Adventure and Education: Become a Volunteer Naturalist at SSU's Fairfield Osborn Preserve

Community volunteers interested in becoming amateur naturalists to educate and inspire people about the natural world are invited to participate in a Naturalist Training Program at the 460-acre Fairfield Osborn Preserve operated by Sonoma State University.

Participants learn about environmental education techniques and natural history during five Sundays of training (February 14, 21 and 28, and March 7 and 14) and one day of "buddy practice."

Those interested in taking advantage of this opportunity should attend one of the SSU Preserves' informational meetings on (February 4, 10 or 11 at 5 p.m. in Darwin 101, or contact SSU Preserves staff at (707) 795-5069 or e-mail <"href="ssu.preserves@sonoma.edu.">ssu.preserves@sonoma.edu.

Jean Wasp
Media Relations Coordinator
University Affairs
(707) 664-2057