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Eagle Hill Educational Programs Calendar

The following is a complete list of week-long and weekend programs at Eagle Hill.

Titles that are hot-linked have program descriptions and instructor biographies.

General information
Application information, tuition rates, and fees




2016 Fall Weekend Programs
Oct 7 - 9 Mosses and Liverworts Fred Olday
Oct 14 - 16 A Photography Workshop for Artists, Craftspeople, Curators, and Collectors: Mastering Photography of Works of Art Bruce Cassaday
Oct 21 - 23 Lichens Fred Olday
Oct 28 - 30 The Craft of Photography: Pushing the Limits with Photoshop and Photoshop Elements Bruce Cassaday
Nov 4 - 6 Northeastern Freshwater Fish Assemblages David Halliwell
Nov 11 - 13 Identification of Trees and Shrubs in Winter Condition Dennis Magee

2017 Summer Weeklong Programs
The following is a preview of 2017 seminars that are already planned and under discussion. There will be additional seminars. Dates and instructors will be announced in the near future. Inquiries are welcome.
  Undergraduate Field Studies: Introduction to Bryophytes and Lichens  
  Undergraduate Field Studies: Marine Intertidal Community Ecology  
  Microlepidoptera: Identification, Anatomy, Microdissection, and Ecology  
  Undergraduate Field Studies – Natural History of Freshwater Fishes  
  Mosses: Structure, Ecology, and Identification
  Land Snails and Slugs and Freshwater Molluscs
  Bogs and Fens: Maine Peatlands
  Exploring Medicinal Plants of Maine (and Beyond)
  Liverworts and Liverwort Ecology
  Moths and Butterflies: Identification, Specimen Preparation, and Taxonomy
  Lichens and Lichen Ecology
  Dragonflies and Damselflies: Field Techniques and Identification  
  Sedges and Rushes: Identification and Ecology  
  Native Bees as Pollinators: Diversity, Ecology, Conservation, and Habitat Enhancement  
  Boletes and Other Fungi of New England  
  Grasses: Structure, Identification, and Ecology  
  Wetland Identification, Delineation and Ecology  
  Spiders: Identification, Biology, and Ecology
  Lichens, Biofilms, and Stone  
  Mushroom Identification for New Mycophiles: Foraging for Edible and Medicinal Mushrooms
  Art and Science of Photographing Insects and their Kin  
  Freshwater Algae: Characeae and Microalgae  
  Submersed and Floating Aquatic Plants  
  Field Botany and Plant Ecology of the Eastern Maine Coast  
  Tidal Marsh Restoration: A Traveling Course from Rhode Island to Maine  
  Identification, Biology, and Natural History of Ferns and Lycophytes  
  Field Methods for Studying Avian Migration  



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