Master Naturalists Program

The Idaho Master Naturalist Program aims to develop a corps of well-informed volunteers to actively work toward stewardship of Idaho’s natural environment. Any adult who enjoys nature and is interested in learning more can become a Master Naturalist.

Master Naturalists receive 40 hours of education and earn certification by volunteering 40 hours of their time over the course of a year. Idaho Master Naturalists volunteer by leading field trips, growing & planting native plants, educating the public….. the list is endless!

Starting to accept applications November 1, 2019

The application participation agreement must be completely filled out and returned with your payment to Idaho Botanical Garden to secure a place in the class. Refunds will be given to any participant who drops the program before the second class. You can use a credit card to pay for the program when you register by phone or register in person at the Garden office.

You can email your registration form to Sara Focht at or mail it at the address listed below.

Idaho Botanical Garden (check can be made to the Idaho Botanical Garden)

C/O Elizabeth Dickey Idaho Botanical Garden

2355 Old Penitentiary road, Boise, Idaho 83712

Download the application to apply

Membership starts at just $20/year and supports our programs, education, conservation, and advocacy work.

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