Field trips to Quakertown Swamp and Tannersville Bog, April 2016
Discussing expectations before hiking to Tannersville Bog.
Collecting data on hydrology, vegetation, and soils.
Go Erin and Robert!
So much fun gaining our swamp legs.
Wetland Ecology 2016.
Looking good Erin.
Vernal pools at Quakertown Swamp.
The highlight for Reilly was definitely the gyttja.
My kind of boardwalk….
Hey, look….it is our old friend Symplocarpus.
10 meters deep!
Is this a wetland?
Finding Nymphaea seeds in the mud. These are not here today…
And more coring…
Sieving the mud.
No bog bodies today.
Boardwalk at Tannersville.
Posted on April 22, 2016, in Wetland ecology (EES-386) and tagged Biodiversity, Ecology, Ecosystems, experiential learning, Nature, Peatlands, Plants, Swamp, Wetlands. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.