The Institute will run from 8AM – 5PM, Monday through Friday at UCF with an Econ River field trip on Wednesday and an overnight coastal field trip on Thursday. Below is the 2021 schedule – check back in the coming weeks for the updated 2022 schedule!
|Monday||Orientation, Overview of Florida’s Ecosystem Diversity, Guided Hike, and Group Project Preparation|
|Tuesday||UCF Arboretum Data Collection – Water Quality, Urban Ecology & Gopher Tortoise|
|Wednesday||Morning Field Trip – Econ Sandhills and Econ River Wilderness Hikes, Data Analysis & Poster Creation with Field Instructors|
|Thursday||All Day Field Trip – Marine Turtle Research Education, Dune to Lagoon Hike, Brevard Zoo|
|Friday||Field Building Tour, Poster Wrap-up, Group Presentations|