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