Event Presentations Achive

Building a Foundation of Support.  Steve Law
Conserving Native Pollinators and their Habitat, Jennifer Hopwood, Xeres Society for Invertebrate Conservation

CWMA's - District Participation Panel Discussion:  Sue Tangora, MDNR: Pat Ruta, USFS; Shaun Howard, TNC; Ann Hruska, Dickinson CD.
Examples of Successful CWMA Activities
Formalizing a CWMA

Developing Foundation Support, Mark Randolf, Kalkaska CD
Developing Foundation Support

Developing the Leaders Around You, Christy Roman, Antrim CD

DNR AIS Update.  Nicholas Popoff, MDNR Fisheries Division

Environmental Laws and Permitting: What Does it Mean to You? Rob Zbiciak, MDEQ

Expanding Your Customer Base - tools and techniques to reach new customers, Sandra Penn, USDA-NRCS

Feral Swine in Michigan, Timothy Wilson, USDA-APHIS

Fertilizing Michigan Fruit Crops, Mark Longstroth, MSUE Educator

Fundraising Programs that Will Help Build Your District's Volunteer Base, Cydney Steeb, Emmet CD
Master Naturalist Program
Emmet Conservation District Master Naturalist Program

How to Promote Stewardship in this Economy. June Moss, USDA-NRCS
Human Resources Presentation Series.  Patty Gamin, H.R. Consultant

Insurance Options for Conservation Districts, Joe Fischer, Fischer Insurance

Invasive Species Bio Controls: EAB and Spotted Knap Weed. Leah Bauer, USDA-FS and Brendan Carson, MSU

Invasive Plant Species:  Chemical Controls. Vern Stephens, MDNR

Land Acquisition / Preservation through Life Insurance.  Kevin W. Blanton, JD AVP/Associate Council, John Hancock Life Insurance
Planning with Conservation Easements

Native Pollinator Conservation: What's all the Buzz?
Pollinator Gardens.  Vern Stephens, MI Dept. of Natural Resources Wildlife Division
Pollinators and other Beneficial Insects.  Kelly Goward, Allegan Conservation District
CRP-SAFE Update.  Dale Allen, USDA - Farm Service Agency

NRCS Plant Materials Program, Jennifer Taylor, USDA - NRCS  
Rose Lake Plant Materials Center & Michigan Plant Materials Committee

Obtaining Non-Point Source Funding for Wetland Restoration.  Rob Zbiciak, Bob Sweet, DEQ Non-Point Source Program

QuickBooks Sessions, Colleen Reynolds

Resource Needs Assessments.  Joanne Barnard, Barry Conservation District Executive Director
RNA Potential Stakeholders document 
Data Sources

Saving Irrigation Water. Lyndon Kelley, MSUE

Selling Trees - The Economic Values of a Windbreak, June Moss, USDA - NRCS 
Use Economic Benefits to Promote Tree Sales.

Social Media Marketing, Michael Green, Myndflux Media & Gerah Dutkiewicz, Richmond Creative
Social Media Marketing

Social Media
Using Social Media to Share Your Message.  Katie Grzesiak, Grand Traverse Conservation District
Social Media Information Handout.  Katie Grzesiak, Grand Traverse Conservation District

Starting Fresh, Grant Seeking Workshop. Robin Grinnell, Grants Consultant

Swamp Buster, Dale Allen, USDA-FSA and Betsy Dierberger USDA-NRCS

Urban Water Quality Education for Homeowners, Kelly Goward, Allegan and Ottawa Conservation Districts

Working with Private Forest Landowners in their Native Habitat, 

Writing a News Release.  Pat Steward, MSU

Northwest Invasive Species Network.  Katie Grzesiak, Grand Traverse Conservation District