Anhinga Trail

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FOURTH YEAR HONORS SEMINAR
The Everglades: from beginning to end?

REQUIRED BOOKS:

David McCally. 1999. The Everglades: An Environmental History. Gainesville: University Press of Florida.

Randy Wayne White. The Man Who Invented Florida.

Second Semester Syllabus (IDH 4008) - Spring 2000

January 7: Meet at Main Visitor Center at 9:00

9:15 - 10:00 The National Park Service / Volunteers in Parks Program / Ideas for projects

10:30 - 12:00 Anhinga Trail (Dry Season)
1:30 - 3:30 Daniel Beard Research Center (west of Royal Palm Visitor Ctr)
Hole in the Donut Restoration Project

January 21: 10:00 - 4:00 South Florida Water Management District

District Headquarters in West Palm Beach (Control Room)

Visit to Everglades Nutrient Removal (ENR) Project
Reading: David McCally. The Everglades: An Environmental History. (COPY ON RESERVE)

February 4: 10:00 - 2:00 Shark Valley Bike Trip

Reading: Randy Wayne White. The Man Who Invented Florida.

February 18: 9:00 - 4:00 Chekika: most recently acquired part of the ENP

In-service component: all-day Everglades clean-up

March 3: 10:00 - 12:00 Mid-Term exam (Final project Proposals Due)

April 7 or 14: Poster Session at Main Visitor Center

Set up: 8:30 - 9:00 A.M.

GRADES:

Participation10%
Attendance10%
Journals15%
Mid-term exam15%
Project proposal10%
Project40%

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