Florida Master Naturalist Program - Fall 2019
Freshwater Systems Module Overview
Through classroom, field trip, and practical experience, this Module provides instruction on the general ecology, habitats, vegetation types, wildlife, and conservation issues of Freshwater Systems in Florida - Marshes, Swamps, and Permanent Wetlands (Lakes, Rivers, Springs, and Streams). The program also addresses society's role in wetlands, develops naturalist interpretation skills, and discusses environmental ethics.
- Instruction/requirements: Training consists of 40 contact hours. Students need only bring their enthusiasm, meet attendance requirements and complete a group final project. Classroom learning includes four instructional videos and 12 presentations. Field experiences require mobility on uneven, unpaved natural trails.
- Fee: $275.
- Current Course Offering: Freshwater Systems Module, Sarasota County, August 10 - September 14, 2019, Mote Marine Laboratory, 1600 Ken Thompson Parkway, Sarasota, FL 34236
- Contact: Kiley Gray, Public Programs Coordinator, 941-388-4441 ext 515, firstname.lastname@example.org