Sandplains and Heathlands

sandplain3Title: Sandplains and Heathlands

Date: Tuesday, June 24 (first day of 2 day workshop)

9am – 2pm

Description: We welcome back Sheriffs Meadow Director of Stewardship, Kristen Fauteux, and MV Land Bank ecologist, Julie Russell, for an in-depth study of Island plants and their habitats. Join them for this two day workshop to take a closer look at what makes the Vineyard’s sandplain grassland and coastal heathland communities so unique. We begin Tuesday with a half day class at the Arboretum then head into the field to explore these habitats. Wednesday we continue our field exploration. $90/$70 for PHA members, $50 for professionals associated with Island land management or conservation organizations.

Class size is limited, advance registration required.  508-693-9426
Bring a brown bag lunch