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Blue Thumb Volunteer Training

  • Tahlequah Armory Municipal Center 100 N Water St. Tahlequah, OK 74464 (map)

Blue Thumb is hosting a volunteer training for those interested learning how to monitor local streams and creeks. This training will take place on Saturday, September 22nd at the Tahlequah Armory Municipal Center at 100 N Water Street in Tahlequah, Oklahoma. 

This training will provide prospective volunteers with an introduction to Blue Thumb, Project WET, and the Oklahoma Conservation Commission. It will also focus on volunteer education opportunities.

Attendees will learn about water quality, watersheds, nonpoint source pollution, and other topics through a series of educational activities which they can then use to educate members of their local communities. Project WET (Water Education for Teachers) will be included and all participants will recieve at WET activity guide at the end of the day. Finally, the day will include visiting a local creek to discuss the creek's ecology and biology, which includes getting in the water to look for bugs and fish.

This one day training will go from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM and costs $15. For more information and to register for this training visit www.bluethumbok.com. You can also contact Candice Miller at Candice.miller@conservation.ok.gov with any questions.

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Later Event: October 1
Great Plains Prescribed Fire Summit