September 1, 2016 Joe Berkshire

Guided Forest Succession Hike at The Boulders, 09/14/2016

Guided Forest Succession Hike at The Boulders

Come enjoy an evening hike while learning about forestry and forest succession. What happens to a forest and its inhabitants after harvesting trees?

The answer may surprise you! We will explore forests in different stages of development, viewing snapshots of growth through time.

Wear sturdy boots and bring water. No dogs on this hike, please.

Pace: Moderate, with stops for discussion

Terrain: Varied with elevation changes

When

Wednesday, September 14

Time: 5:30pm – 7:30pm

Where to meet

Meet at the trailhead parking area on Gulf Road.  Take routes 8/9 east from the center of Pittsfield.  Take a left onto Park Avenue, passing Craneville School.  Take a left onto Gulf Road.  Park at the pull off on the left.   

Email mleavitt@bnrc.org with any questions!