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    Saturday, March 9th 2019

    30th Annual Pinelands Short Course

     

    Time & Place

    9:00am to 4:00pm
    Stockton University, 101 Vera King Farris Drive, Galloway, NJ 08205

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    The Pinelands Short Course is a daylong event at Stockton University featuring educational presentations that explore the Pinelands. This event is sponsored by the state Pinelands Commission and Stockton University. Topics include Weather in the Pinelands, Geological and Land Use History, Batona Trail the Premier Walking Path of the Pinelands, Blueberries and Cranberries, Plants of the Pinelands, Attracting Birds to Your Yard, Birds of the Pine Barrens, Pinelands Frogs and Toads, Timber Rattlesnakes of the Pines, and much more! Enjoy music and field trips.

    • PPA's Director of Conservation Science, Dr. Ryan Rebozo, will lead a field trip into the Pinelands to discuss fire ecology including a visit to the pygmy pine plains!
    • Pinelands Adventures Director of Education, John Volpa will lead a talk on history, geologic time, people and industries of the Pine Barrens (Pine Barrens Time Machine)!
    • Pinelands Adventures staff, Jeff Larsen will lead a bus tour to give a glimpse of what life was like in the Pine Barrens along the Wading River in the 1800’s.

    Educators can earn professional credits. To register go to www.stockton.edu/pinelands. Contact Stockton University 609-652-4227 or continuingstudies@stockton.edu. $50 per person for adults.

    To register go to www.stockton.edu/pinelands.

    COST: $50 per person for adults.

    EDUCATORS CAN EARN 5 PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT CREDITS.

    More Information

    Joel, Public Program Specialist, NJ Pinelands Commission | 609-894-7300 ext 125 | Email | Web

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