Schoodic Peninsula Field Tour
February 24, 2022 @ 9:30 am - 1:30 pm
Register today ($20)
February 24, 2022
9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. followed by lunch and informal discussions, as conditions allow
Location: Schoodic Institute, Winter Harbor, Maine
CFE credits pending
This session 3 field tour, in year two of the Science and Practice: Addressing Forest Climate Change in Maine series, will follow a webinar about the Schoodic Peninsula and Coastal Spruce-Fir on February 23.
The Schoodic Institute in Winter Harbor, Maine is involved with ongoing research in Acadia National Park where changes related to warming temperatures, changing precipitation patterns, habitat fragmentation, and invasive plants, pests, and diseases are being documented. More information about Schoodic is here. Field trips will include walking over woodland trails that may include uneven ground, rocks, branches and roots and may not be handicap accessible.
Hosts: Schoodic Nicholas Fisichelli and Peter Nelson, Schoodic