Join Committees and Projects

As a volunteer organization CoNPS is successful because of the creativity, involvement and commitment of our members.  Our volunteers do everything from running the annual conference, giving garden tours, doing field research or running plant identification workshops.  On this page are listed ten committees that run all aspects of the organization.

Each of the committees offers specific activities that we encourage you to join.  Click on each tab to see what things you can do to support our society.

Annual Conference

Staff Registration Table
Coordinate or Lead Field Trips
Help Coordinate Food
Work Audio Visual Equipment
Help with Silent Auction

Finance

Approve Annual Budget
Recommend Financial Strategies
Review Financial Results
Recommend & Approve Salaries

Research Grants

Review and Award
Native Plant Research Projects

Conservation

Write Conservation Corner Articles
Track Conservation Issues
Help Make Public Comment

Horticulture

Certify Native Plant Gardens
Answer Garden Questions
Promote Gardening with Native Plants
Help with CoNPS Garden Events

Restoration

Work With Vendors, Public & Private Agencies to Promote the Use of Native Plants in Restoration Projects

Education & Outreach

Plan Collaborative Events
Presenting Slide Programs
Developing Lesson Plans
Help Staff Educational Booths
Lead interpretive hikes

Media

Write Articles for Aquilegia
Take Photographs for Events
Write Content for Website
Help with Social Media
Help Manage Website

Scholarships

Review Applications and Grant Awards to Individuals to Attend Events, Purchase Aquilegia Subscriptions and Donate Memberships.

photo of a cushion-shaped moss phlox plant covered with white flowers

Field Studies

Field Research
Plant Inventories
Bilblitzes

Mission Grants

Review Grant Applications
Award Grants That
Support the Mission of CoNPS

As a volunteer organization CoNPS is successful because of the creativity, involvement and commitment of our members.  Our volunteers do everything from running the annual conference, giving garden tours, doing field research or running plant identification workshops.  On this page are listed ten committees that run all aspects of the organization.

Each of the committees offers specific activities that we encourage you to join.  Click on each tab to see what things you can do to support our society.

Annual Conference

Staff Registration Table
Coordinate or Lead Field Trips
Help Coordinate Food
Work Audio Visual Equipment
Help with Silent Auction

Finance

Approve Annual Budget
Recommend Financial Strategies
Review Financial Results
Recommend & Approve Salaries

Research Grants

Review and Award
Native Plant Research Projects

Conservation

Write Conservation Corner Articles
Track Conservation Issues
Help Make Public Comment

Horticulture

Certify Native Plant Gardens
Answer Garden Questions
Promote Gardening with Native Plants
Help with CoNPS Garden Events

Restoration

Work With Vendors, Public & Private Agencies to Promote the Use of Native Plants in Restoration Projects

Education & Outreach

Plan Collaborative Events
Presenting Slide Programs
Developing Lesson Plans
Help Staff Educational Booths
Lead interpretive hikes

Media

Write Articles for Aquilegia
Take Photographs for Events
Write Content for Website
Help with Social Media
Help Manage Website

Scholarships

Review Applications and Grant Awards to Individuals to Attend Events, Purchase Aquilegia Subscriptions and Donate Memberships.

photo of a cushion-shaped moss phlox plant covered with white flowers

Field Studies

Field Research
Plant Inventories
Bilblitzes

Mission Grants

Review Grant Applications
Award Grants That
Support the Mission of CoNPS

As a volunteer organization CoNPS is successful because of the creativity, involvement and commitment of our members.  Our volunteers do everything from running the annual conference, giving garden tours, doing field research or running plant identification workshops.  On this page are listed ten committees that run all aspects of the organization.

Each of the committees offers specific activities that we encourage you to join.  Click on each tab to see what things you can do to support our society.

Annual Conference

Staff Registration Table
Coordinate or Lead Field Trips
Help Coordinate Food
Work Audio Visual Equipment
Help with Silent Auction

Finance

Approve Annual Budget
Recommend Financial Strategies
Review Financial Results
Recommend & Approve Salaries

Conservation

Write Conservation Corner Articles
Track Conservation Issues
Help Make Public Comment

Education & Outreach

Plan Collaborative Events
Presenting Slide Programs
Developing Lesson Plans
Help Staff Educational Booths
Lead interpretive hikes

photo of a cushion-shaped moss phlox plant covered with white flowers

Field Studies

Field Research
Plant Inventories
Bilblitzes

Horticulture

Certify Native Plant Gardens
Answer Garden Questions
Promote Gardening with Native Plants
Help with CoNPS Garden Events

Media

Write Articles for Aquilegia
Take Photographs for Events
Write Content for Website
Help with Social Media
Help Manage Website

Mission Grants

Review Grant Applications
Award Grants That
Support the Mission of CoNPS

Research Grants

Review and Award
Native Plant Research Projects

Restoration

Work With Vendors, Public & Private Agencies to Promote the Use of Native Plants in Restoration Projects

Scholarships

Review Applications and Grant Awards to Individuals to Attend Events, Purchase Aquilegia Subscriptions and Donate Memberships.