Seven-Session Short Course on Harpswell’s Coastal Habitats 2016

Curt Chipman photo

Curt Chipman photo

Harpswell Heritage Land Trust (HHLT) is offering a seven-session short course on Harpswell’s coastal habitats this May and June. This pilot program provides an in-depth learning opportunity for adults.

The seven-session course starts on May 18 and costs $35. Space is limited. Funding support comes from Casco Bay Estuary Partnership.

The sessions are as follows:

Intertidal Organisms: Form and Function with Janet Gannon, Bowdoin College

Wed., May 18, 4-5:30 p.m. at Harpswell Heritage Land Trust AND Sat., May 21, 5-7:30 p.m. at Pott’s Point Preserve

Reading Nature with Matt Dubel, Cathance River Education Alliance

Wed., June 1, 4-5:30 p.m. at Harpswell Heritage Land Trust AND Sat., June 4, 9-11:30 a.m. at Skolfield Shores Preserve

Harpswell’s Fisheries with Darcie Couture, Harpswell’s Marine Resource Coordinator; Monique Coombs, Maine Coast Fishermen’s Assocation; Diane Cowan, The Lobster Conservancy; Dana Morse, Maine Sea Grant

Wed., June 15, 4-5:30 p.m. at Harpswell Heritage Land Trust

Ecology and History of Middle Bay by Boat with Rob Sanford, Nathan Hamilton and Joseph Staples, University of Southern Maine

Sat., June 18, 3-5 p.m., leaving on the Marie L from the Dolphin Marina

2016-baby-clams-DCoParticipants will be encouraged to document their own observations over the course of the summer. During the final session on September 14, participants will share their observations

Click here for more information and to sign up or contact Julia McLeod at 207-837-9613 or outreach@hhltmaine.org.