What we do
We actively support the mission of the National Conservation Training Center by supporting their community outreach programs and extending the reach of this world-class facility.
Some of the programs we support include:
- Administration of scholarship program to provide training for refuge volunteers and Friends group members
- American Conservation Film Festival
- Fallen Comrades Memorial-brick fund
- Wednesday Evenings with Friends: Chat and Film Series
- “Member-only” tours of the NCTC museum archives
- 6th grade Science Olympiad
- Habitat restoration and reforestation
- Member docents for paddling tours
- Member docents for Duck Stamp Art Contest
Online Book Discussion
America’s Wild Read
Whether you are a nature enthusiast, book lover, young conservationist, student, teacher, or Refuge friend, you are invited to participate in America’s WildRead community discussion. We provide this blog in partnership with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Conservation Library. All are welcome!