Winyah Naturalist
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Spring 2016 Course Information

Planning for the spring 2016 course is now underway. The 12 week course will be held on Fridays, begining March 11 and ending in June 10, 2016. Classes will be held from 9 AM to 3 PM. There is one weekend field trip to the mountains on April 15th and 16th, during which participants will be responsible for their own lodging. Transporation to some field trip sites is provided.

There is no fall course offered at this time.

 

REGISTER FOR SPRING 2016

Spring 2016 Course Tentative Schedule (so far)

DATE LOCATION TOPICS COVERED
3/11 Hobcaw Barony Winyah Naturalist 101
3/18    
3/25 Good Friday- No class  
4/1 Huntington Beach Wildlife of the SC Coast
4/8    
*4/15 Jones Gap SP Mountian ecology
*4/16 Ceasers Head SP  
4/22 TBD Earth Day- Service project
4/29    
5/6    
5/13    
5/20 North Inlet Estuaries
5/27    
6/3 Huntington Beach The Shore
6/10 Hobcaw Barony Final Exam

No special equipment is required to participate in the course other than a good pair of shoes that can get wet and muddy.  A backpack, binoculars, and camera are recommended. Field trips typically involve some off-trail hiking, but the level of activity can usually be modified for participans.

 

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For more information about the Winyah Naturalist Course, Contact

Jennifer Plunket, Stewardship Coordinator
North Inlet-Winyah Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve
843-904-9033

 

 

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