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Summer Ecology Walk: Advanced Topics in Ecology

August 22 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

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Date:

August 22

Time:

1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

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ON-SITE | Thursday, August 22, 1:30 – 3 pm

The third in a popular seasonal series of special topics in ecology continues a beloved Arboretum course. Naturalist Dan Lazar, who teaches the Ecology of the Blue Ridge course every fall, leads this walk and talk designed to point out signs of summer’s vibrancy. Participants will walk through roadside meadows filled with Goldenrod and asters and then head into the Arboretum Forest on easily accessible trails. We’ll consider the role of birds and other animals in seed dispersal, one of nature’s most important methods for renewing itself. Opportunities for learning in place are far from dormant in this or any season at the Arboretum!

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Learn more about our class offerings here: https://www.ncarboretum.org/education-programs/adult-education-classes/