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Life Science Field Training Institute

A multi-day field science experience for educators to strengthen field-based investigations in their teaching and improve student performance.

8th Annual Life Science Field Training Institute, June 23 - 27, 2014

Program highlights include:

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  • Canoe trip and investigation of aquatic habitats of the NJ Pinelands
  • Transects and vegetation analysis
  • Biodiversity and community ecology
  • Species area curves and population dynamics
  • Tour of the Rutgers University Pinelands Field Station
  • Merging field exercises with service projects

Check out last year's 2013 agenda. A 2014 agenda will be available shortly.

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See our 2014 program flyer. Feel free to distribute!

35 professional development credits are available to attendees.

Three (3) graduate credits through Rutgers University are also available.

Participants will receive a complimentary copy of The Pine Barrens: Up Close & Natural Curriculum.

A $50 deposit is required (fully refundable upon completion of the program).


To Register: You may register and pay the $50 deposit online by clicking here or call Tom at (609) 859-8860 x 14 to pay over the phone.


PPA is pleased to have the support of the Bonazzi Foundation for the Promotion of Science Education for our education program.

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