Master Naturalist Program Introduction and Application at Whitfield Wildlife Conservation Area


Date and Time:

Thursday, March 26, 2020, 12:00am to Wednesday, May 20, 2020, 11:40pm

Registration Deadline:

Friday, March 6, 2020, 4:00pm

This is an adult program that is all about life long learning and pursuing various ways to protect and restore wildlife habitat all while teaming up with other individuals to help care for our natural world! There will be an information session all about this great program at Whitfield on Saturday, Feb. 29th from 10am-11am.

The classes will begin on Wednesday, March 25th and run Wednesdays and four Saturdays until May 20th doing various outdoor and indoor activities to help re connect with the environment through culture, nature journaling, environmental education, wildlife observation, water distribution and conservation and soil health. 

How to Register:

The application will be attached to this email and can be turned in anytime before March 6th at 4:30 pm in person or to ATTN Education Manager, PO Box 170 Belen, NM 87002. It is also available on our website with more information:

These classes will have a fee associated with them of $85.00 for material packets, speakers, and locations for the duration of the classes (March 25-May 20). This is a one time fee and will be paid at the time of the application prior to the class start. Checks to be made out to: Valencia Soil and Water Conservation District (VSWCD).

This is a great opportunity for anyone who would like to have a more active role through education and service all dedicated to the beneficial management of natural resources throughout the state! If anyone has any questions, feel free to call our office at 864-8914 or email me at



Contact Email:

Contact Name:

Allison Martin

Contact Phone:

(505) 864-8914