Basic Training Class Field Trip Schedule

The Saturday field trip schedule for the upcoming Spring 2018 Fairfax Master Naturalist Basic Training Class has been confirmed, for the information of those who have applied, or are considering doing so:

March 10, 2018     9AM — 3PM          Riverbend Park

April 7, 2018          9AM — 3PM          EC Lawrence Park

April 21, 2018         8AM — 2PM         Huntley Meadows Park

May 5, 2018           9AM — 3PM           Mason Neck Wildlife Refuge &  State Park

These events are reserved for those applicants who are accepted into the FMN program.


Spring 2018 Basic Training: Now Accepting Applications

If you love nature and want to make a difference in your community, consider becoming a Virginia Master Naturalist!

Applications are now open for Spring 2018 Basic Training:

  • Taught by local experts covering topics in biogeography, ecology, geology, weather and climate, native flora and fauna, citizen science, interpretation, and much more!
  • Meets Thursday evenings February 22nd – May 17th from 7-10 pm at the Fairfax County Government Center, and includes 4 Saturday field trips at parks & natural areas in Fairfax County

Learn more and apply today!