Nassau County

September 26 - 28, 2017
Course Full. Contact instructor for wait list.
(Course Code: S17-08)

Classroom Facilities Information

Yulee County Building (YCB)
86036 Pages Dairy Road, Yulee, FL 32097

Cary State Forest (CSF): District Office (D-7)
7247 Big Oaks Road, Bryceville, FL 32011

White Oak Conservation (WOC)
581705 White Oak Road, Yulee, FL 32097

Instructors Information

Lead: Carol Wyninger, Volunteer, UF/IFAS Extension Duval County
Associate: Lauren Watkins, Conservation Education Manager, WOC
Organization: UF/IFAS Extension Duval County
Phone: 904-220-0232

Tentative Course Agenda

Day 1 Tuesday, September 26, 2017
9:00am - 12:00pm Welcome, Introductions, Course overview, Pretest
Presentation Ecosystem Integrity
12:00pm - 1:00pm Lunch
1:00pm - 4:30pm North Florida Land Trust presentation
Field discussions Location TBA

Day 2 Wednesday, September 27, 2017
9:00am - 12:00pm Presentation Biologic Diversity
12:00pm - 1:00pm Lunch
1:00pm - 4:30pm Presentations, Field discussions

Day 3 Thursday, September 28, 2017
9:00am - 12:00pm Presentation Conservation Strategies
12:00pm - 1:00pm Lunch
1:00pm - 4:30pm Presentation, Field discussions Posttest, Evaluations, Graduation


Bring lunch each day in a cooler. There are no nearby restaurants.

Complete schedule and course materials will be provided at the first class session.

Field Trip Locations & Times may change due to unforeseen circumstances. It is the student’s responsibility to verify field information. Transportation and lunches are not included.

The University of Florida’s Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (UF/IFAS) is a federal-state-county partnership dedicated to developing knowledge in agriculture, human and natural resources, and the life sciences, and enhancing and sustaining the quality of human life by making that information accessible. While extending into every community of the state, UF/IFAS has developed a national and international reputation for its accomplishments in teaching, research and Extension.


OCI stands for the Office of Conferences & Institutes. It is a full service conference planning agency at the University of Florida. OCI was created to support the Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS) mission to develop knowledge in agriculture, human and natural resources, and to make that knowledge available to people to sustain and enhance the quality of life.

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