Ohio Certified Volunteer Naturalist (OCVN) program featured in Columbus Dispatch

Feb. 17, 2014

Anne Baird (pictured), state coordinator for the Ohio Certified Volunteer Naturalist (OCVN) program and Ohio State University Extension program director in the School of Environment and Natural Resources was quoted in a Columbus Dispatch article, “Certified volunteer naturalists fanning out across the state” published on Sunday (2/16). In the article, Baird notes, “Hundreds of volunteers are active in the naturalist program, working thousands of hours in outdoor lands, including parks.” She also commented on the impact of OCVN saying it is an “exciting program in terms of filling important needs throughout the state.” To learn more about the program and how to get involved, visit: http://ocvn.osu.edu/