Beaver Institute Spring Update
I am happy to report that there are a lot of exciting things happening with the Beaver Institute. I am especially proud of the progress we are making to train beaver professionals across North America. Our vision of hosting an international beaver conference on alternate years to complement the SURCP State of the Beaver Conference in Oregon is moving forward. LAst week our first Highway Department beaver management workshop in Massachusetts was a huge success. Also, the BI is connecting with and helping more people every month across North America. Please click below to learn more.Read More
Beaver Conference and Beaver Institute Update
A short 4 weeks from now, the 2019 SURCP State of the Beaver Conference will be held in Canyonville, OR. Having traveled from Massachusetts to attend all but the first one, I can personally attest to the high quality of the presentations and the incredible energy that is created when so many beaver devotees are gathered in one place.
If you haven’t already made your arrangements, please consider doing so now. Here is the link: www.http://stateofthebeaver.org/Read More
Beaver Corps Training Program and Fundraiser Update
Beaver Institute Celebrates First Year
The Beaver Institute Celebrates its First Year and Launches Training Program !!!
In recognition of both our one year anniversary and the launching of our exciting new Beaver Corps training program, we are announcing a Matching Fund Drive for student scholarships.
Large or small, double your donation and imagine the satisfaction of helping a worthy student and how many beavers and ecosystems they will preserve!
Biodiversity, Beavers, and Me
Educating the public about the value of the ecosystem, biodiversity, and watershed services beavers provide is a critical component of improving society’s stewardship of the earth. While this knowledge is critical, individual direct experiences in nature can profoundly impact a person and motivate them to put that knowledge into action. At least that was true in my case….Read More