Upcoming Workshops

SPRING 2022 IAN Workshop

Hurstville Interpretive Center - Jackson County Conservation Board

March 9th - 11th, 2022

Click here to download the workshop packet.

Click here to register.

The workshop will be held at the unique Hurstville Interpretive Center. March 9-11th, 2022.  Wednesday activities include three Offsite and Extended Learning Sessions. Sessions Thursday through Friday,14 concurrent and general sessions covering a wide range of topics, including hands on and active sessions. Thursday night will include dinner and IAN/ICEC Award Ceremony.

The registration deadline is February 11th. Registrations received after this time with be charged a $25 late fee until the end of registration February 16th. A block of rooms has been reserved at the AmericInn and Decker House Hotel located in Maquoketa.
See registration packet for complete lodging options and information.


August 26th - August 30th, 2022

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Upcoming IAN Workshop Schedule

2022 Spring IAN: March 9-11, 2022 - Jackson County

2022 Summer IAN: August 26-30, 2022 - IAN Wilderness Stewardship Workshop - Boundary Waters, Minnesota

2022 Fall IAN:  November 2 -4 - Muscatine County

2023 Spring IAN: March 8-10, 2023 Sioux County

2023 Summer IAN: Marshall County

2023 Fall IAN: Mahaska County

For more information contact:

Heidi Reams
IAN Workshop Coordinator
Floyd County Conservation

Email: hreams@floydcoia.org

Office 1-641-756-3490


Projects WILD, WILD Aquatic, and Learning Tree

WILD, WILD Aquatic, and PLT materials are available to formal and non formal educators through workshops on request for groups of at least 15 educators and/or youth leaders.

Workshops also are provided through several colleges and universities. At the workshop, participants will be introduced to several activities as well as to suggested teaching techniques, ideas for using the activities, and philosophies behind the programs.


Send an email to the WILD/ PLT coordinator to receive email notification of upcoming training opportunities. Please contact the workshop presenter if you require special accommodations.

Projects WILD, WILD Aquatic, Learning Tree Online Course

Projects WILD, WILD Aquatic, Learning Tree Online

For more information, contact:

Shannon Hafner


Fish Iowa!

To set up a training session with the mentor nearest you, contact the Aquatic Education.

Please contact Stephanie Shepherd or periodically visit the website listed below for more details.  www.iowadnr.com/wildlife/diversity/vwmp.html

For more information, contact:

Aquatic Education Office