Events


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Events for all four seasons!

Keweenaw Plant Identification Workshop

July 25 - 27, 2017
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Copper Harbor and vicinity
800 East Lakeshore Drive, Houghton Copper Harbor, MI 49931
$375

Contact & More Info

Contact: Janet Marr
Phone: 906-337-5529
Registration is open for a Keweenaw Botany Workshop based in Copper Harbor which runs from July 25 to July 27. This workshop, sponsored by the Isle Royale & Keweenaw Parks Assoc., is open to anyone with beginning or intermediate knowledge of plant identification who would like to learn the Keweenaw's flora and enjoy other natural and historical features of the area at the same time! Instructor and botanist Janet Marr has extensive experience studying plants across Isle Royale and Michigan's Upper Peninsula and has taught 12 botany workshops on Isle Royale. Plant communities, rare species, ecology, invasive species & use of dichotomous keys will be discussed during field trips to different habitats in the Keweenaw. Teacher continuing education credits may be arranged. Enrollment is limited, so be sure to register soon to guarantee a spot. To register or learn more about the workshop, see http://irkpa.org/get-involved/workshops or contact Janet Marr at jkmarr@mtu.edu or 906-337-5529.