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YOSEMITE SUMMER FIELD RESEARCH COURSE

YOSEMITE SUMMER FIELD RESEARCH COURSE

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What we're all about...

The Yosemite Summer Field Research Course is for high school students with a passion for exploration, science, and adventure.What you will learn:On this course you will create your own ecological research project while backpacking in the Yosemite wilderness. You will get to experience an ecological research expedition among some of the most dramatic scenery on earth!Itinerary:The Field Research Course lasts for two weeks and is both physically and intellectually challenging. You will spend a few days acclimatizing at our Crane Flat campus before embarking on a backpacking adventure in the Yosemite back country. During thisexpedition, you will take part in National Park Service research projects and then carry out a project based on your own interests. At the end of the course, you will present your research to park scientists, NatureBridge staff, and fellow students.Research teams consist of 13 students and two NatureBridge field educators. Everyone does their part to ensure that camps are set up, dinner is ready on time, and research objectives are met. There is also plenty of time in each day to enjoy the natural beauty ofYosemite and each other's company.

YOSEMITE SUMMER FIELD RESEARCH COURSE
YOSEMITE SUMMER FIELD RESEARCH COURSE
YOSEMITE SUMMER FIELD RESEARCH COURSE
YOSEMITE SUMMER FIELD RESEARCH COURSE
YOSEMITE SUMMER FIELD RESEARCH COURSE

Contact us

Nature Bridge

Michael Bilodeau

(209) 379-9511 ext 19

(209) 379-9510

Fax:

Our camp address

YOSEMITE SUMMER FIELD RESEARCH COURSE

PO Box 487

Yosemite

CA

95389

Founded:

Type:

Overnight

Age Range:

Campers:

Coed

Lodging:

Cabins & tent camping

Capacity:

13 per group

Accreditation

What we offer...

Activities

Adventure Programs, Backpacking, Camping Skills, Canoe Trips, Leadership Training, Nature Study, Nutrition, Outdoor Skills, Team Building, Wilderness Camping,

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