NTAE: Alabama Naturalist & Underserved Communities Feature

Publication Description

Educators at Alabama Cooperative Extension System have launched a free online, asynchronous component of their “Alabama Master Naturalist” certification course. This publication talks about initial results of this new layer of naturalist training has helped the program reach underserved communities.

The publication is excerpted from the New Technologies for Ag Extension 2022-2023 Yearbook, which documents dozens of projects funded through the New Technologies for Ag Extension (NTAE) program. NTAE is a cooperative agreement between USDA NIFA, Oklahoma State University, and the Extension Foundation. The goal of the New Technologies for Ag Extension (NTAE) grant is to incubate, accelerate, and expand promising work that will increase the impact of the Cooperative Extension System (CES) in the communities it serves, and provide models that can be adopted or adapted by Extension teams across the nation.

Land-Grant Institution

Alabama A&M

Auburn University


Content Contributors:

Wesley Anderson, Alabama Extension 

Bence Carter, Alabama Extension 

Emily Bornstein, Alabama Extension 

Kerry Steedley, Alabama Extension 

Publication Audience
Cooperative Extension
Publication Type
Publication Date
October 6th, 2023

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