Class Schedule

2017-2018 VMN Training Class Schedule

All classes start at 9am and held at the education annex at Banshee Reeks unless otherwise noted.

Due to weather or unforeseen circumstances a class may need to be rescheduled. Students are responsible to make up any classes missed.

9/9/17 Orientation, Journaling, History of VA Naturalists, Field Work
9/23/17 Ichthyology, Field Work
10/7/17 Ecology, Field Work
10/21/17 Invertebrate Zoology, Field Work
11/4/17 Taxonomy, Dendrology & Forest Ecology, Field Work
11/18/17 Geology and Soils, Field Work
12/2/17 Midterm Handed out Interpretation and Mammalogy
1/6/18 Midterm Due


Weather, Climatology & Biogeography, Risk Management


Natural Resource Management & Urban Ecology, Field Work
CE – Ticks
2/10/18 CE 8:00 am Ornithology, Field Work
12:30 pm Optics CE
2/24/18 Wetlands Ecology, Field Work
3/10/18 Herpetology, Field Work
3/24/18 Hand out Final Botany, Field Work
4/7/18 Finals and Journal Due Practicum & Graduation
Last updated - 7/1/2017