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A Burning Ring of Fire: Habitat Renewal

Dates:March 21, 2018
Meets:W from 10 AM to 1 PM
Location:Main House Lecture Room 2
Instructor:Nathan Shampine
Fee: $45.00

Properly managed and controlled burns not only shape desired plant communities, they also establish favorable conditions for wildlife and create biologically diverse habitats. Learn how frequent, low-intensity fires influence many ecological processes, and experience a live prescribed burn (weather dependent) on Mt. Cuba Center’s property. Dress for the weather.

Read this article for a look at Mt. Cuba Center's practice.  

Rain date for this class is Wednesday, March 28, 2018. This class qualifies for the following professional credits: 2.5 APLD, 0.75 Delaware Nutrient Management credits, 1 CNP credit with DNLA, ISA, and 3 NOFA AOLCP. LA CES has approved this class for 2.5 professional development hours (PDH). This class meets LA CES standards for HSW subject matter.

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