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Field Botany Course

Occurring Wednesday, August 8, 2018 - September 12, 2018 on Wed
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm (Expired)
W.K. Kellogg Bird Sanctuary
12685 East C Ave
Augusta, MI 49012 (269) 671-2510
Cost: $160/members. $180/non-members.
Contact & More Info
Contact: Lisa Duke
Email: birdsanctuary@kbs.msu.edu
Phone: (269) 671-2510

Learn about Michigan’s diverse natural vegetation, emphasizing basic ecological principles of plant distribution, and influences on Michigan major vegetation types.

Learn basic botanical taxonomy and ecology as we get a close-up look at plant parts and identify characteristics for 40-50 plants. Develop skills in using family features and a botanical key to identify plants.

The Field Botany course offers two-hour classes, once a week for six weeks. There will be three classroom sessions and three field sections.

Class dates: August 8, 15, 22, 29, and September 5, 12

Limited to 20 participants.

Registration required by August 1, 2018