Visit carnivorous plants, orchids, and a myriad of wildflowers in their native habitats on this exciting new elective course for the native plant certification. In this two day class we will explore the ecosystem processes, composition and management of major coastal habitats including salt marshes, maritime forest, marl forests, longleaf pine wetland savannas, flatwoods, blackwater swamp forests, pond cypress savannas and pocosins. Our class will focus on natural areas in Georgetown, Charleston and Berkeley counties. (Some basic accommodations available at Baruch Institute for extra cost – contact Sue Watts for details). Prerequisite: Basic Botany. This counts as 2 electives.
Saturday, October 21 at 9:00am to 5:00pm
Sunday, October 22 at 9:00am to 5:00pm