Field Trips

Purpose: Promote interdisciplinary research in the IGERT Program and the Environmental Science Department through field trips that include a diversity of participants and places (students, faculty, local community of area, NGO, invited speakers)


Date: March 4th, 2012

Location: Northeastern Ecological Corridor in Fajardo Puerto Rico

Participants: Dr. Gimenez (invited speaker), IGERT coordinator, faculty and students


Date: March 5th, 2012

Location: Urban boat expedition from San Jose Lagoon to Piñones San Juan, Puerto Rico

Participants: Dr. Gimenez (IGERT invited speaker), Dr. Jennifer Jacquet (Biology Department Invited Speaker), IGERT coordinator, faculty and IGERT Fellows.


Date: March 10th, 2012

Location: Guanica Biosphere Reserve and the Long-Term Ecological Research site at EL Yunque National Forest

Participants: Dr. Chapin (IGERT invited speaker), IGERT coordinator, faculty and students