Arlington Regional Master Naturalists
President’s Report to the Annual Meeting
given by Caroline Haynes
December 7, 2011
Thank everyone for coming out tonight on a wet evening. Especially want to thank our guests for joining us this evening.
This past year
2011 has been a banner year for ARMN. As of this coming Monday, we will graduate the seventh class of ARMN volunteers. Coming up with accurate statistics is a bit difficult considering that hours were still coming in this afternoon. As of about 2:00 pm today, our active volunteers totals 137. Our return of trainees who become active volunteers is close to 90% . As of this afternoon, ARMN volunteers logged in almost 8000 hours so far in 2011 and we still have three weeks to go! Sixty-two members have reached certification or recertification levels in 2011. That is impressive indeed and we should all be proud of our collective efforts. Continue reading