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Northern Naturalist Certificate Enrollment

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CourseGraphic Explore the natural environment — water, shorelines, woods, rolling landscapes, dunes, plentiful trees, birds, wildflowers, and wildlife are part of what makes this “up north” region so remarkable!
Take your interest and engagement to a new level by earning a continuing education Northern Naturalist Certificate. You can increase your knowledge for personal enjoyment, volunteer work, or employment, all while exploring the natural environment through classroom and hands-on field experience.

Requirements for the certificate: 
  • A minimum of 8 Naturalist courses
  • A minimum of 65 classroom/field-trip hours
  • Of the 65 required hours, at least 10 hours should involve field experience
    (classes that include field trips, hikes, etc.)
  • At least one class from each of the five general categories
    • Environmental Studies Course (required) — 8 hours
    • Water (shoreline or water ecology) — 10 hours
    • Plants, wildflowers, trees — 8 hours
    • Animals, birds, or bugs — 8 hours
    • Geology — 8 hours
As a Northern Naturalist you'll receive our exclusive enews with promos and information about upcoming Northern Naturalist events.

Class Details

0 Session(s)

NA - Online

EES Instructor 

Start Date:upon registration



Please read:  The Northern Naturalist Certificate Program is designed to be completed in about a two-year time span, but the pacing of the program is up to you. There is no time limit and it is possible to be finished sooner or later. Registration and payment are required for each class in the program. Look for the leaf logo on qualifying classes.



Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s) Instructional Method
N/A - Online EES Instructor  Online