2021 Summer Programs
**We have concluded our summer field school programs for 2021, please check back next Spring for the programming for 2022**
Each summer we offer five-day (M—F), out-door based, Field school programs for youth ages 12—17 yrs. Led by experienced field Biologists, Archeologists, and Video & Media Arts Instructors. The pro- grams run generally from 9 am—4 pm at selected locations in Middleburgh and Esperance (Burtonville).
Watershed Ecology and Videography
This program integrates the study of forest ecology, watershed ecology, wildlife and invasive species monitoring, nature photography and videography and is led by experienced field biologists, video & media arts instructors. We will assess water quality, water chemistry and conduct macro-invertebrate analysis in the field. Participants will hike, bike and boat to get to various study sites throughout each weeklong field school.Watershed Ecology and Videography
Archaeology Field School
Working alongside professional archaeologists, participants will conduct scientific research to uncover Schoharie County’s multilayered historical past as we excavate the site of a 1712 early colonial fortified homestead along the Schoharie Creek.