Special Topics in Lake Champlain Natural History

Course Details

Course NameSpecial Topics in Lake Champlain Natural History
LocationPoultney River and nearby sites
DatesJuly 20-24, 2020
Attend one, multiple, or all days
Credit1 credit optional, through Castleton University
Tuition1 day: $200
2 days: $375 ($550 with credit)
3 days: $550 ($725 with credit)
4 days: $725 ($1,050 with credit)
5 days: $1,050 ($1,400 with credit)
Size15 participants per day

Course Description

This is a hands-on science course focusing on the natural history and ecology of Lake Champlain, its watershed, and other similar freshwater ecosystems. The course is presented in modular fashion, i.e., each day is stand-alone if so desired. The suite of modules offers a unique overview of freshwater ecology of the region and also offers an exciting variety of field-science activities and research to pursue with students.

This course is being taught in partnership with the Poultney Mettowee Natural Resources Conservation District.

Daily schedule and subjects will be published soon.