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"Coastal Culture, Ecology & Wilderness: South Carolina" course now open for spring 2018 registration

PER 295 / GSR 240 / PST 265 / 3-4 CREDITS / $650 COURSE FEE / MARCH 7 TO 14 2018 CAMPING KAYAKING HIKING CONTACT MATTHEW.MCKINNEY@GALLAUDET.EDU FOR MORE INFO & SIGN-UP TODAY!"

The paragraphs below has been written by course professor Matthew McKinney.

The course is cross-listed as PER 295 / GSR 240 / PST 265. Earn 3 - 4 credits while kayaking, hiking, and camping!

The course trip will take place between March 7 and 14, 2018. We will also meet in the classroom a few times before and after the trip.

Learn from local naturalists about the coastal ecosystem and wildlife. We will visit varied landscapes, from Cyprus swamps and tidal marshes to the Atlantic Ocean. Expect to see lots of wildlife, including dolphins, alligators, lizards, owls and eagles, river otters and the rare swallow-tailed kite. Learn camping, paddling and other wilderness travel skills. Earn Leave No Trace certification. Engage with federal land managers, adventure recreation business owners and naturalists.

There is a $650 course fee to cover transportation, food, lodging, kayak rentals, fees and permits, naturalists and guides. You have the option to stay in a cabin or camp out in a tent, depending on weather and your preference.

Questions, for a copy of the syllabus, or to register for the course, email matthew.mckinney@gallaudet.edu.

Course preview video
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uDsOPpQzM1I

Posted by Matthew McKinney | Posted November 7, 2017 at 8:01 PM

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Washington, DC 20002

Gallaudet

800 Florida Avenue NE
Washington, DC 20002