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Native Plants/Ethnobotany

Duration:
1.5 Hours
Tour Type:
Nature Immersion
Group size:
6 Maximum
Activity Level:
1. Casual
Skill Level:
1. Beginner

$60

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  • August 13, 2021
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Schedule

10:00am Meet at the Fairhaven Park Upper Shelter 107 Chuckanut Dr N, Bellingham, WA 98225 https://goo.gl/maps/gYn4Kp5Qk4JP5XUW7

10:15am Short walk to Nature Immersion session area

11:30am Return to parking lot

Your Experience

Creek Fauna Flora Forest Walking

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Description

This experience is a short hike around the trails in the park identifying some native plants that you may find on a stroll. While also focusing on what medicinal values & properties these plants have, and how you might prepare this at home in a salad! We will wrap things up at the end with some tea tasting using some plants found on our hike.

Your Guide

Caleb Savage

Caleb originally hails from Massachusetts, however, he has been living in Washington since the winter of 2019. A recent resident of Bellingham, he has been immersed in the field of Environmental Education for the past 7-8 years. He has taught hands-on science inquiry-based lessons to all ages in a diverse range of ecosystems throughout the country. He has also led backpacking and whitewater rafting expeditions while helping his participants gain a sense of place. He has a passion for the local community, the environment, and encourages his participants to be present in the here and now when exploring the outdoors. When Caleb is not working you may find him exploring the wilderness around Mount Baker or the Chuckanuts, biking through Bellingham, going to see live music, and creating delicious food.