The Mission of the Stewardship Program at TRNERR is to serve as a consistent, hands-on land management program and regional resource that has the knowledge and ability to:

  • protect endangered and valued species and habitats from general degradation
  • provide ground-based input and assistance for large-scale restoration and research projects
  • identify and control new infestations of invasive non-native plants
  • maintain suppressed levels of controlled occurrences of invasive non-natives plants
  • develop good working relationships with interested NGO’s
  • appropriate government entities and community members; engage community involvement by developing and maintaining volunteer stewardship projects
  • assist with facility maintenance and public access
  • monitor key environmental variables
  • produce reports and coordinate environmental permits as necessary

Priority Topics

Water Quality

Changes in Biological Communities

Habitat Alteration