Sustainability/History of SCNC

SCIN 1070
Credit Hours

This course surveys the natural history and ecology of Spencer Crest Nature Center, with particular attention paid to various ecosystems, biodiversity, ponds, streams and deciduous forests, as they apply to Spencer Crest. Students will perform field work to identify plant and animal species common to the area. Students will also take part in several presentations related to various aspects of sustainability and alternative energy, as well as learn the background of Spencer Crest and how current educational programs are conducted. (1 cr. hr.) (Fall). Lecture/student participation/field notebook. A free elective only.