Field Ecology Excursions: Ohiopyle State Park

Start Date
06/16/2018
End Date
06/16/2018
Description
Looking to tie your ever-growing plant knowledge into actual native plant communities? There is no better way than exploring the habitats in our great state parks. Walking on the trails, we will discuss what is growing, why it is growing there and how it might be incorporated into garden designs. Additional walk details will be sent out to registered students.
Location
Pittsburgh, PA
Distance Learning
No
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Horticulture / Plants
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
5.0
Learning Outcomes
1) Observe some representative native plant communities in Western Pennsylvania in their natural setting.

2) Discuss the plants and other environmental factors that make up these habitats.

3) Learn how the plants and plant combinations in these communities can be incorporated into landscape designs.
Instructors
Dr. Linda K. Johnson
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Course Codes
Provider
Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens


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