UC Merced Vernal Pools & Grassland Reserve CalNat Course
Registration and Payment
Due Friday, January 22, 2016
Note: The registration form, available above, must be filled out and mailed or brought in whether paying by check or on-line
Spring 2016 Schedule: February 11- April 21, 2016. Classes will be held every Thursday evening (5:30-8:00 pm), except March 24 (UC Merced’s Spring Holiday), for ten weeks. There will be four Saturday field trips (9am-1pm), dates and locations to be determined.
- Monique Kolster, Botanist UC Merced and Merced College Lecturer
- Karyn “Kestrel” O’Hearn, Naturalist with Yosemite Conservancy and Merced Public School Science Instructor
- Chris Swarth, Ecologist and Director of the Vernal Pool and Grassland Reserve
Location: UC Merced
Course Fee: $350, includes the California Naturalist Handbook (de Nevers et al. 2013) and another surprise book! Upon completing certification requirements, participants are eligible for four academic credits through UC Davis Extension for an additional nominal fee.
Spring 2016 Syllabus: Coming soon!
Contact: For more information, or to be added to the course interest list, please contact Monique Kolster (email@example.com)