"Making Connections" Environmental Education and Arts Teacher Workshop will take place at Cheaha State Park July 23-25, 2018.
The workshop is provided by Legacy Partners in EE, RC&D Council of Alabama, and Alabama State Parks.
Jul. 23, 2018 - Jul. 25, 2018
Learn backpacking essentials, camping items to choose and use, fire-building, cooking, etiquette, pitching and striking camp, setting up a tent or hammock, and more at this beginner class at DeSoto State Park.
Hiking is moderate, about a mile one-way to the backpacking campsite.
Aug. 3, 2018 - Aug. 4, 2018
The 6th Annual Pelican Paddle, a canoe, kayak and paddleboard race, will be held on August 4, 2018, on beautiful Weeks Bay by the Fish River bridge. This family-friendly day on the water is open to all ages and all skill levels.
Aug. 4, 2018 - Aug. 4, 2018
The Alabama Cooperative Extension System will hold a recreational pond management workshop on August 4 at Pike County Lake near Troy, AL.
Topics include Managing Ponds for Good Fishing, Controlling Aquatic Plants in Your Pond, and Wildlife Nuisance Control (otters, beavers, birds)
Aug. 4, 2018 - Aug. 4, 2018
The Alabama Division of Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries is conducting an Introduction to Urban Wildlife Workshop on August 9 at the Monte Sano State Park Lodge in Huntsville.
Topics will include Wildlife Resistant Ornamental Plants, Interactions with Urban Wildlife, Becoming more Bear Aware and more.
The workshop is free and will begin at 5:45 p.m.
Aug. 9, 2018 - Aug. 9, 2018
This workshop will be taught by women with a vision of helping other women become their strongest, best selves, while providing solid instruction in wilderness enjoyment, travel, and outdoor skills.
Location: Lake Cheaha Group Camp, Lake Cheaha Recreation Area and Trails
Aug. 17, 2018 - Aug. 18, 2018
The Alabama Cooperative Extension System and the Wiregrass RC&D will hold a Wild Pig Management Workshop August 30 at the Wiregrass Research and Extension Center in Headland, Ala.
Topics include Wild Pig History, Ecology and Biology, Management Techniques and Trapping Demonstrations
The event is free and supper is courtesy of the Wiregrass RC&D.
Aug. 30, 2018 - Aug. 30, 2018
Bigfoot Biobash is a family-friendly trail run and Conservation Festival on the highest mountain in Alabama
The day's events include 5K, fun run, exhibitors, live music, food and more. All ages welcome.
Sep. 8, 2018 - Sep. 8, 2018
Show your support and concern for Alabama's waterways by participating in the 31st Annual Alabama Coastal Cleanup scheduled for Saturday, September 15, 2018 from 8 a.m. until noon.
You or your organization can make a difference by volunteering to clean up our cherished coastal area.
Sep. 15, 2018 - Sep. 15, 2018
BirdFest showcases great bird- and nature-watching spots all around Baldwin and Mobile counties, including Fort Morgan, Dauphin Island, Weeks Bay, Mobile-Tensaw Delta, Bayou La Batre, Forever Wild Grand Bay Savanna, Gulf Shores, Bon Secour River, Fly Creek, Environmental Studies Center (a wildlife rehabilitation facility),…
Oct. 3, 2018 - Oct. 6, 2018