Walton & Okaloosa Counties

February 15 - March 22, 2018
Registration closes at 10:00am EST on February 12, 2018
(Course Code: us18-06)

Classroom Facilities Information

UF/IFAS Extension Walton County
732 N 9th St, DeFuniak Springs, FL, 32433

UF/IFAS Extension Okaloosa County
3098 Airport Rd, Crestview, FL 32539

Instructors Information

Lead: Sheila Dunning, UF/IFAS Extension Okaloosa County, Commercial Horticulture Agent
Associate: Laura Tiu, Marine Science Extension Agent Okaloosa & Walton Counties
Organizations: UF/IFAS Extension Okaloosa County and Florida Sea Grant
Phone: 850-689-5850 (Sheila)
Email: sdunning@ufl.edu
Website: www.okaloosa.ifas.ufl.edu


Tentative Course Agenda

Day 1 Thursday, February 15, 2018 (Walton County Ext.)
9:00am - 3:00pm

Modern Human Society Video

  Introduction and Paperwork
  Ecology – Laura Tiu
  Ethics – Laura Tiu


Day 2 Thursday, February 22, 2018 (Okaloosa County Ext.)
9:00am - 3:00pm Interpretation – Laura Tiu
  Invertebrates I – Sheila Dunning
  Dry Prairie Video
  Scrub, Prairie and Rangelands – Sheila Dunning
  Invertebrates II – Sheila Dunning


Day 3 Thursday, March 1, 2018 (Walton County Ext.)
9:00am - 3:00pm Pinelands – Sheila Dunning
  Herptifauna – Sheila Dunning
  Pinelands Video
  Field Trip: Bob Reed
Bring hat, sunscreen, binoculars, etc. Will carpool.


Day 4 Thursday, March 8, 2018 (Walton County Ext.)
9:00am - 3:00pm Hardwoods – Sheila Dunning
  Mammals – Sheila Dunning
  Hardwoods Video
 

Field Trip: Darlington
Bring hat, sunscreen, binoculars, etc. Will carpool.



Day 5 Thursday, March 15, 2018 (Okaloosa County Ext.)
9:00am - 3:00pm Birds I – Sheila Dunning
  Birds II – Sheila Dunning
  Field Trip: Blackwater


Day 6 Thursday,, March 22, 2018 (Walton County Ext.)
9:00am - 3:00pm Final Project presentations
  Graduation
  Glendale Nature Preserve



NOTES:
Schedule is subject to change.
Bring you own lunch each day.




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.

UF/IFAS OCI

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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