Who are the Philly Naturalists

Philly Naturalists are a chapter of the PA Master Naturalist program, meaning our members have completed training or are in training to become certified Pennsylvania Master Naturalists. Our goals include:

  • Offering ourselves as trained, informed volunteers
  • Increasing public awareness of local ecosystems
  • Cultivating partnerships with community conservation organizations

As lifelong students of nature, we are interested in continuous learning. Likewise, we aim to share our expertise with the public and grow the population of Philly area nature lovers. We are available to speak at your school, volunteer at your organization, and lead hikes in your park. And that’s just the beginning…