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CATS Interpretive Hike: Wild Edible and Medicinal Plants of the Champlain Valley
June 27, 2015 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am| $10 – $15
Wild Edible and Medicinal Plants of the Champlain Valley
Led by: Dr. Michael Burgess
CATS Trail TBD
Donation: $15 per adult/$10 per child
June 27, 2015 – 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. – This hike will introduce participants to the wild edible and medicinal plants found throughout the Champlain Valley. Topics will include developing plant identification skills, as well as sustainable harvesting and preparation techniques. Michael B. Burgess is a faculty member in the Biological Sciences Department at SUNY Plattsburgh where he teaches Botany and general Biology courses.
Register here. (NOTE: Class size is limited for each of this hike, so please register early.)