FS-006: Kayaking the Pine Barrens: South Jersey's Geology and Plant Communities

Start Date
10/19/2018
End Date
10/19/2018
Description
Discover the magic of a hidden gem on a kayak tour through the Pine Barrens of southern New Jersey. Learn about the geology and plant communities of one of the most pristine ecosystems in the United States. Discover adaptable plant species that can be applied to design.
Location
Philadelphia, PA
Distance Learning
No
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Water / Stormwater Management
Health, Safety and Welfare
Yes
Hours
4.25
Learning Outcomes
1. Learn about the relationship between geology and landscapes in the Pine Barrens. 2. Observe the diversity in wetland, floodplain, and pine forest ecosystems. 3. Learn about and discuss the ecological and cultural context of the Pine Barrens. 4. Discover individual plants and their larger plant communities to implement in designs.
Instructors
Rosa Mannion, ASLA; Stephen Panasci, ASLA; Mark Demitroff, n/a; ;
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Provider
American Society of Landscape Architects


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