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May 20, 2017
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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8 parts to this course
Conservation Center
Story County Conservation Center
56461 180th Street

Ames, IA 50010
Fee of $100 with registration is required by Sunday, April 23
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Master River Stewards Program - part 3 of 8

Saturday, May 20, 2017

Get certified as a Master River Steward! Iowa River Revival’s Master River Stewards Program is an eight part comprehensive course co-sponsored by Prairie Rivers of Iowa that focuses on riverine systems, including skills to paddle and navigate rivers, restoring aquatic habitat, improving water quality, and understanding policies related to floodplains, river protection, and restoration. To become a Master River Steward you need to: - have an interest in river conservation and environmental issues and concerns - complete all 8 sessions, including small homework assignments - provide at least 32 hours of volunteer efforts after the training, usually done as a watershed group with other MRSP participants - have a willingness to learn and share ideas with others Class schedule is as follows: 5/11, 5:30-9:30pm 5/18, 5:30-9:30pm 5/20, 10am - 4pm 5/25, 5:30-9:30pm 6/1, 5:30-9:30pm 6/8, 5:30-9:30pm 6/15, 5:30-9:30pm 8/3, 5:30-7:30pm