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Natural History of the Channel Islands

Friday, May 31, 2013
  6–8 p.m.

Location: Field Study TBA
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Category: Enrichment


Explore Santa Cruz Island on foot and Anacapa Island by boat. Learn about the natural, cultural, and geologic history of the islands, endemic species that inhabit the islands, and the conservation challenges facing the island. Potential sighting of the Santa Cruz Island Scrub-Jay and the Santa Cruz Island Fox. Various pelagic bird species, whales and other cetaceans, and pinnipeds may also be seen.

Schedule: Fri. 6-8 p.m., Sat. 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m. & Sun. 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m.,  May 31, Jun. 1 & 2
Instructor: Kurt Leuschner
Credit: 1.5 unit
Textbook: Recommended (optional): "Natural History of the Islands of California," Schoenherr, Allan ISBN: 9780520239180

Enroll online or contact Student Services at (951) 827-4105 or toll-free (800) 442-4990. Refer to Section 124−CPF−F36 .



Additional Information: Natural History of the Channel Islands

Open to: General Public
Admission: Entry Charge: $379
Sponsor: UCR Extension

Contact Information:
Linda Coco