2023 Habitat Hero Workshop

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9th Annual Habitat Hero Workshop: Saturday, February 4th, 2023

Landscaping for Water Realities on the High Plains:

Learn how native plants can help us adapt to a drier future and support pollinators

The 9th Annual Habitat Hero Workshop will be held at Laramie County Community College (LCCC) in the Clay Pathfinder Building (Rooms 108/109).  LCCC is located at 1400 E. College Drive, Cheyenne Wyoming 82007.  Doors open at 7:00 a.m. with coffee and registration at 7:30 a.m.  The workshop begins at 8:00 a.m.  

In-Person registration is $ 25.00* while attending virtually is free. 

  Register today at: https://rockies.audubon.org/events/landscaping-water-realities-high-plains

*Seating limited to 100 participants.

Program

  • A Prairie Reconciliation: Jim Tolstrup, Director of the High Plains Environmental Center
  • Groundwater Essentials: Cheryl Miller, Hydrologist with the United States Geological Survey
  • Native Prairie Islands: Rex Lockman, Wildlife and Range Specialist for the Laramie County Conservation District
  • Lunch at 11:45 (included in registration)
  • Urban Strategies For Caching Water In The Soil: Nancy Loomis, Local Master Gardener
  • Habitat Hero Pollinator Monitoring: Zach Hutchinson, Community Science Coordinator, Audubon Rockies

Download the program here:  2023 Habitat Hero Program Details

Afternoon breakout sessions:

  • Winter Sowing
  • Prairie Seeding Program
  • Ground Water Education
  • Jim Tolstrup Q & A

Sponsored by the Cheyenne-High Plains Audubon Society and Audubon Rockies.  For additional information about the Habitat Hero Workshop, contact CHPAS at cheyenneaudubon@gmail.com