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Field Trip - Cape Cod National Seashore

This field trip is part of a series revisiting Massachusetts Pine Barrens sites examined during a 2004 JFSP-sponsored field trip on Managing Fuels in Northeastern Barrens (see handout). Please also save the date of Monday, August 20 for a field trip to Montague Plains!


Photo by Dr. Bill Patterson

Photo by Dr. Bill Patterson

11:30 Optional group lunch (pay as you go) - Moby Dick's restaurant:
1:00 p.m. Meet on George Nilson Road, Truro, MA. Park on shoulder. Visit Truro plots. Talk about plot set-up, treatment regime, data, conclusions, lessons learned, future work.
2:30 p.m. Marconi Area Heathland restoration, broom crowberry long-term research, other fun fire projects at CCNS.
4:00 p.m. Wrap-up

Cost: Free. Lunch on your own.