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Introduction to Trees and Shrubs
Canoe Creek State Park
Hollidaysburg, PA
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Introduction to Trees and Shrubs
Instructor: Dr. Norris Muth, Juniata College

Description: If you do not know the names of things, the knowledge of them is lost too  Linnaeus. Interested in gaining knowledge about trees and shrubs? A good way to start is to figure out their names and how to tell one from another. This day-long hands-on workshop will provide an introduction to tree and shrub identification  focusing on the process of identifying useful field characteristics and navigating taxonomic keys.

9:30 a.m.  10:00: Gather and introductions.
10:00  10:45:  Anatomy and descriptive terms useful for woody shrubs  In classroom with fresh and pressed specimens.
10:45  11:00: Break
11:00  12:00: Using botanical keys for tree and shrub identification  In classroom and/or live specimens close to classroom.
12:00 p.m.  1:00: Lunch and travel to field site.  Please bring a lunch.
1:00  3:00: Identification of woody plants in the field.


Canoe Creek State Park (View)
205 Canoe Creek Rd
Hollidaysburg, PA 16648
United States


Education > Workshops

Kid Friendly: No
Dog Friendly: No
Non-Smoking: Yes!
Wheelchair Accessible: No


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On BPT Since: Aug 19, 2014
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