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Ecology of the Blue Ridge

September 30, 2022 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Wednesday and Friday, repeating until October 7, 2022

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September 30, 2022


1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

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Discover why the Southern Appalachians are home to more tree species than all of Europe. Learn how ants and whitetail deer determine where trilliums grow. Take a virtual tour of the amazing natural ecosystems of Western North Carolina, from riverside amphibian breeding ponds to mountaintop Spruce-Fir forests. This Zoom-based class will include lecture presentations, discussions, self-guided explorations, and virtual field trips during which students will uncover the complex interactions between familiar organisms and their natural environment.

ONSITE | Six Sessions: Wednesdays & Fridays, September 21 – October 7, 1 – 2:30 p.m.

Pre-registration required for participation in an Adult Education class.

Arboretum Members receive a 10% discount on all classes.