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WKSHP 200: Lake Erie Island Wetland Plant Field Identification and VIBI Workshops

Identify Lake Erie floating and submersed aquatic vascular plants, field instruction for conducting a vegetation index of biotic integrity

DETAILS
Dates: August 14 - August 16, 2018
Meets: TWR
FEES
Room & Meals: $ 200.00

Meet Your Instructors

 Patricia   Fox

Herbarium Coordinator, Cleveland Museum of Natural History

Ms.  Lisa Ann Kutschbach-Brohl

Chairman, Lake Erie Islands Conservancy

Dr.  James K. Bissell

Curator of Botany and Director of Natural Areas, Cleveland Museum of Natural History

NON-CREDIT FEES
Taken as Workshop $ 250.00
DETAILS
WORKSHOP

Prerequisites

Must have completed an introductory botany course or have a strong working knowledge of basic botanical terminology and be at least 18 years of age. For general audience, consultants and professionals.

Description

The Lake Erie Island Wetland Plant Identification and Field VIBI Workshops offers participants three days of place-based learning on Kelleys Island including: Identification of Lake Erie Floating and Submersed Aquatic Vascular Plants; Wetland Plant Identification and Field Instruction for conducting a Vegetation Index of Biotic Integrity. Lectures and lab take place in classrooms at the Kelleys Island Field Station with field trips planned to various preserves owned by the State of Ohio or the Cleveland Museum of Natural History on Kelleys Island.

Location

This course will be based out of the Kelleys Island Field Station. Housing and travel logistics may differ than Gibraltar-based courses; instructors will inform students of housing details.