Lifetime Learning – Wetland Plants and Habitats
WETLAND PLANTS AND HABITATS
MONDAYS, OCT. 30 AND NOV. 6 @ 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
TOWN HALL, 2ND FLOOR:/ COST: $20.00
Massachusetts has a very diverse array of wetland habitats, including swamps, bogs, marshes, fens, floodplain forests, and coastal plain ponds. This class will discuss the different ecological features of these wetland communities and take a detailed look at the amazing variety of plants that inhabit each of them.
Presenter: Ted Elliman was a Staff Botanist and Invasive Species Program Manager at the Native Plant Trust in Framingham. Now retired, he continues to teach Botany and Ecology classes for the Native Plant Trust, Massachusetts Audubon Society, Berkshire Botanical Garden, and other organizations. Ted has a Master’s degree from Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies.