Trees and Shrubs of the North Country [F-22-30]
|Location:||SUNY: Kellas 102|
|Classes:||2 Sessions 1.5 hours|
|Dates:||Mon 3:30 PM 09/05, 09/12|
This course will consist of two lectures and an optional Saturday field trip to a local natural area:
Dates: Mondays 9/5 & 9/12, 3:30-5:00 plus optional field trip Saturday, 9/17.
This course will cover identification and ecological and silvicultural characteristics of native and introduced woody plants (trees, shrubs and vines).
Glenn Johnson is Professor and Chair of the Biology Department at SUNY Potsdam, where he teaches conservation biology, ecology, dendrology and vertebrate biology courses mostly. His main interest is Conservation Biology, especially endangered vertebrates and most particularly amphibians and reptiles; he coauthored a field guide to amphibians and reptiles of New York.
He has taught a Dendrology (trees) course numerous times, including three for SOAR. He teaches Biology of Woody Plants at SUNY Potsdam in alternate years.