If you are coming from out of town and would like to camp at our campus during your weekend class, this is available for an additional $10 per night, per tent. Please choose this option during enrollment. Bathrooms and showers are on-site.
INTRODUCTION TO WILDLIFE TRACKING
The incredible art of Wildlife Tracking can give us an extraordinary window into the secret lives of Central Texas Wildlife. Whether you are a naturalist, hiker, or just someone who appreciates wildlife this class is for you. We will spend ample time in the field discovering and identifying tracks and sign left by mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians & even insects.
This is one of our basic wildlife tracking courses but the course is open to all skill levels and every student is guaranteed to learn a great deal about the art and science behind wildlife tracking.
Topics covered in the course will include:
Wildlife track and sign identification
Mammal and bird foot morphology as an identification tool
Basic animal gait interpretation
Wildlife behavior and local ecology
Recording tracks through sketching and plaster casting
Utilizing tracking field guides as tools for continuing education
Location: Earth Native Campus, 137 Woodview Lane, Bastrop, TX and surrounding Bastrop Area.
Ages: This is an adult class but open to ages 16+
Purchase an Earth Native Klean Kanteen Bottle
16 oz, TKWide insulated
hot/cold beverage bottle
with leak-proof cafe cap, $25
27 oz, Stainless Steel water bottle
with spots top, $20
Available to buy during registration - pick up at class!