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Animal Track Casting with Jim Critchley
Sat, May 27, 2017, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM MDT
This interactive field trip will attempt to locate, identify and preserve (with a Plaster of Paris casting) some of the large Mammal tracks found at the Leighton Art Centre. Tracks may include deer, elk, moose, bear, coyote and cougar. Come prepared to spend the whole time outdoors. Bring sunscreen, insect repellant, long pants, camera, binoculars, and a container to carry water. Casting materials will be supplied.
The following field trip will be led by retired Science Teacher, biologist and naturalist, Jim Critchley B.E.S, B.Ed, M.Ed. Jim is an experienced field researcher and Educator. He has an undergraduate degree in Environmental studies and worked as a research technologist on an Atlantic Salmon spawning river for the Woods Hole Oceanographic institute.