The Michigan Natural Shoreline Partnership (MNSP) is offering a professional training for individuals interested in becoming a part of the MNSP Shoreline Educator Network (SEN).

Topic: How to conduct homeowner workshops on the benefits of natural shoreline landscaping, bioengineering and erosion control on inland lakes.

Course Content:
□ Healthy Lake Ecosystems
□ Ideas for Natural Landscapes on Lake Shorelines
□ Problems with High Impact Landscape Methods
□ Use of Native Plants in Shoreline Landscape □ State of Michigan Rules and

Participants will receive the Shoreline Educator Network Homeowner Tool Kit which includes: MNSP Homeowner Manual Workshop Presentation Shoreline Brochures for Homeowners Workshop Promotion Materials

To download an informational flyer for this event,   click here

To download a registration form for this event,   click here

Dates and Locations:
October 29, 2013
8:30 am—4:00 pm

Masonic Building
128 W. Washington St
Marquette Michigan

To register: Go to www.algercourthouse.com/Conservation

Includes lunch, refreshments and work-shop materials

Early Registration: $65
Ends: September 30th
Regular Registration: $75
Ends: October 18th

Contact Teri Grout at 906-387-2222
Alger Conservation District

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Free Natural Shoreline Information Packets Available