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Date:
September 11, 2019
Time:
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location:
Bus pickup is at Slave Lake Inn & Conference Centre, 7:00 AM
Address:
Slave Lake, AB T0G2A0
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NAIT 3rd Peatland Field School: Peatland Ecology Field Course

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

NAIT 3rd Peatland Field School: Peatland Ecology Field Course September 9 to 11, 2019

NAIT 3rd Peatland Field School: Peatland Ecology Field Course
September 9 to 11, 2019

The NAIT Centre for Boreal Research is offering a three-day hands-on training session led by Dr. Dale Vitt and Dr. Bin Xu.

Day 1: NAIT main campus (PIC 232), Edmonton, Alberta. Parking recommended at M East Parkade.
Days 2 to 3: Field location (Slave Lake). Bus pickup is at Slave Lake Inn & Conference Centre, 7am.

Participants will:

Learn key characteristics of Alberta's common peatland types and their associated vegetation
Participate in classroom training on peatland ecology, classification, bryophyte biology/ecology, and peatland restoration
Practice peatland classification, bryophyte identification, data collection, and analysis of peatland vegetation and chemistry in the field

More information email Dr. Bin Xu binx@nait.ca or on our website https://nait.ca/industry/applied-research/centre-for-boreal-research/events