Loess Hills Master Naturalists
“...the most fun lies in seeing and studying the unknown.” 
― Aldo Leopold, A Sand County Almanac

- Become a Member -

Interested in becoming a
Missouri Master Naturalist?
 Enrollment is now open for the next training course, starting in February 2017. To qualify for the course, you must meet or exceed these requirements.
  • Minimum age of 18.
  • Love and curiosity of the natural world.
  • Willingness to invest in time commitments
Training Course
  • 8hrs of Advanced Training
  • 8hrs on Capstone Project
  • 40hrs of Volunteer Service
  • One time fee for class materials.
Enrollment packets can be downloaded here or picked up form the Northwest Regional Office of the
Missouri Department of Conservation.
701 James McCarthy Dr.
St. Joseph, MO 64507

Upcoming Dates - 

  January 17—Meet and Greet for prospective new trainees.  Refreshments provided.  6 PM, NW Missouri Regional Office,
                             MDC, MWSU campus, St. Joseph, MO
        January 30—Deadline for completed applications
        February 28—New classes start
        May 23—Graduation