Explore New Places and Save Rare Plants

Published: Jan 11, 2018

The New England Wild Flower Society is currently seeking enthusiastic people who have a commitment to plant conservation and protecting natural habitats to participate in their 2018 Plant Conservation Volunteer Program. To get involved, visit the New England Wild Flower Society website and fill out an electronic volunteer application by February 1st, 2018. Read more about the Plant Conservation Volunteers in the story, below!

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New volunteers must take part in an annual training session offered in March and April. The training provides an overview of the program, protocols for conducting surveys and inventories, PCV guidelines, the plant species to be surveyed that season, any new information regarding the program, and other special topics for the year

Saturday March 3rd, 2018 - Connecticut
Sunday March 4th, 2018 - Eastern Massachusetts
Saturday March 10th, 2018 - New Hampshire
Saturday March 17th, 2018 - Rhode Island
Sunday March 18th, 2018 -  Western Massachusetts
Saturday March 24th, 2018 - Maine
Sunday March 25th, 2018 - Vermont

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“Here’s another one!” called out Deb Lievens, a long-time volunteer with the New England Plant Conservation Program. I pulled my attention away from my indistinguishable patch of grass and joined Deb and volunteer Scott Young just a short distance away. Read more...