Training Class # 6 – Botany/Invasive Species

Midwestern State University

Dr. Timothy Pegg, Assistant Professor of Biology at MSU, will present botany/invasive plants.  Meet at MSU's Bolin Science Hall, Room 213.  In-person preferred. Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88371204084?pwd=SDFoT0hWV2NCWGhWWU1tQVZPdDIzZz09 Meeting ID: 883 7120 4084 Passcode: nature Trainees report as: Training Class (Botany)

Training Class # 7 – Ecological Concepts

Midwestern State University

Join Dr. Kashif Mahmud, Assistant Professor of Geosciences at MSU, for a discussion of ecological concepts.  Meet at MSU's Bolin Science Hall, Room 213.  In-person preferred. Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88371204084?pwd=SDFoT0hWV2NCWGhWWU1tQVZPdDIzZz09 Meeting ID: 883 7120 4084 Passcode: nature Trainees report as: Training Class (enter class description)

Training Class # 8 – Paleontology

Midwestern State University

Dr. Steven Rosscoe, Assistant Biology Professor at MSU, will discuss paleontology, the study of ancient life.  Meet at MSU's Bolin Science Hall, Room 213.  In-person preferred. Trainees report as: Training Class (enter class description).

Training Class # 10 – Vertebrate Biology

Midwestern State University

Dr. Ray Willis, Associate Professor of Biology at MSU, will overview Vertebrate Biology, including historical biology with mammals as a model.  Meet at MSU's Bolin Science Hall, Room 213.  In-person preferred. Trainees report as: AT: 2024 Training Class (enter class description). Current members are encouraged to attend this class but cannot report VT or AT... Read More →

Training Class #11 – Waterways

Daniel Nix , Utility Operations Manager for the City of Wichita Falls, will discuss waterways. Meet at MSU's Bolin Science Hall, Room 213.  In-person preferred. Trainees report as Initial Training (include description of class).   Non-trainees may join the class but cannot report hours for attending.

Training Class # 12 – Mycology

Midwestern State University

Dr. James Masuoka, Associate Professor of Biology at MSU, with present this training class on mycology (the study of fungi).  Meet at MSU's Bolin Science Hall, Room 213.   In-person preferred. Trainees report as: AT: 2024 Training Class (enter class description). Current members are encouraged to attend this class but cannot report VT or AT hours... Read More →

Training Class Field Trip # 4 – Water Testing

River Bend Nature Center Wichita Falls, United States

Meet at River Bend Nature Center's pavillion to learn about the Texas Stream Team program. Learn why water testing is important.  In-person only. Trainees report as: AT: 2023 Training Class (enter field trip description). Current members are encouraged to attend this class but cannot report VT or AT hours for attending.

Training Class # 14 – Pollinators

Midwestern State University

Join Cedar Sanderson for a discussion on what pollinators are and why they are important.  Meet at MSU's Bolin Science Hall, Room 213.  In-person preferred. Trainees report as: AT: 2024 Training Class (enter class description). Current members are encouraged to attend this class but cannot report VT or AT hours for attending.  

Training Class # 16 – Rangeland ecology/management

Midwestern State University

Join Ricky Linnex, formerly with the National Resources Conservation Service, Department of Agriculture, as he explains rangeland management and ecology.  Meet at MSU's Bolin Science Hall, Room 213.  In-person preferred. Trainees report as: AT: 2024 Training Class (enter class description). Current members are encouraged to attend this class but cannot report VT or AT hours... Read More →

Training Class # 17 – final class

Midwestern State University

This is the final training class of 2024. Laura Gillis of the Rolling Plains Chapter TMN will discuss interpretive, volunteer opportunities and communication.  Meet at MSU's Bolin Science Hall, Room 213.  In-person preferred. Trainees report as: AT: 2024 Training Class (enter class description). Current members are encouraged to attend this class but cannot report VT... Read More →