Upcoming Workshops

Future workshop dates and locations:


Fall 2019 IAN                    To register, click here

November 6-8, 2019

Hamilton County

Fall IAN 2019 Workshop Packet


Friends of Conservation Summit                Click here for the agenda

This one day summit will not only provide information on topics such as financial best practices, recruiting board members, working with Community Foundations and other topics; it will give your Friends or Foundation members/volunteers a chance to share ideas with others who volunteer and work hard to support conservation agencies, nature centers, parks and environmental education programs.

The summit will be from 9:30 am - 3:30 pm. Cost is $20 per person (includes lunch). Registration is due by November 1st.

Register online at:



Spring 2020 IAN

March 18-20, 2020

Ringgold County


Summer 2020 IAN

Lee County or Wilderness Committee






For more information contact:

Emily Herring
IAN Workshop Coordinator
Marshall County Conservation Board
2349 - 233rd St.
Marshalltown, IA 50158




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