HABITAT HEALERS

The mission of the Habitat Healer program is to preserve and improve the health and biodiversity of Riveredge Nature Center’s natural sanctuary.

  • GOALS OF THE PROJECT

    • Provide a group learning environment that fosters Habitat Healers individual growth and the sharing of interests among its members;
    • Helping others, through sanctuary preservation, research, and stewardship, to understand the interconnections of all living things;
    • Serving as a regional resource for teaching effective stewardship methods by integrating elements of experimental design and analysis into Habitat Healer activities.

  • SCHEDULE

    We have traditional Habitat Healer workdays every Tuesday from 9 a.m. to Noon as well as customized programs for health & wellness, team building, and traditional employee volunteer days.

  • ACTIVITIES

    • Monitoring species location and abundance.
    • Assessing population health.
    • Identifying current and potential threats to sanctuary biodiversity.
    • Researching and recommending strategies to reduce or eliminate potential threats.

Matt

MATT SMITH

Riveredge Land Manager
Leads the Habitat Healers. msmith@riveredge.us