Nature 101: Mammals

Exploring Nature

Nature 101: Mammals

Join us for the third of three lectures this summer covering animals.

This series of outdoor Natural History classes will introduce you to the plants and animals that live throughout the Houston area. The Summer Series examines the Vertebrate animals that inhabit these three ecosystems.
Milk and fur are just some of the characteristics of mammals. Learn more about the biology of mammals and which mammals reside here at the Arboretum.

Date: Sunday, September 7, 2014 from 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Note: Teachers can earn 2 hrs SBEC credit. Master Naturalists can earn Advanced Training by taking this course. At least one hour will be spent outdoors, so dress appropriately!<
Class size: 6 min. / 20 max.
Cost: $40M / $65 NM


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