Vegetation Identification for Wetland Delineation - South

Dates(s)

September 23, 2013 - September 24, 2013

Location

Millville and Waretown, NJ

Details/Description

Plants are the most obvious clues to wetland boundaries. This two-day field course will teach you how to draw a wetland line by identifying a variety of upland and wetland plant species. This is a field-based course, so please dress accordingly for the outdoors. Day 1 - Visit Central Pine Barrens Communities - Oak/Pine - Oak Dominated - Red Maple and Pitch Pine Lowlands - Cranberry bogs - Impoundments - Cedar Swamp Day 2 - Visit Ocean County Pine Barren Sites - Cedar Savanna - Pine Barrens Lake Edge - Pitch Pine Lowland - Maple Cripple - Cedar Swamp