Hazards and Habitats in the Grenadines
GEOG 3750 - 4 credits
|Dates:||December 3-10, 2013|
St. Vincent and the Grenadines,
|Registration Deadline:||October 31, 2013|
Description: This course will investigate themes of human interaction with the natural environment in the southeastern Caribbean as we island-hop throughout St. Vincent and the Grenadines. Activities will include snorkeling on coral reefs and in a sea turtle reserve; hiking to the summit of a volcano and through an endangered parrot conservation area; and visiting a luxury resort on a private island, the last active whaling villages in the Caribbean, and a grassroots organization focused on promoting sustainability in the Caribbean. We will stay in a private villa on the island of Bequia and travel throughout the archipelago by boat and small plane.
Approximate Travel Costs*:
|Airfare:||$800-$1000 (Students are responsible for making flight arrangements.)|
|Program Fee:||$2300 (Covers all course activities, lodging, transportation, and food. )|
|Cancellation Fee:||$2300 (Applied to student account in the event that student drops course after being officially registered.)|
*These figures are estimates and subject to change. Cost of tuition is additional to the fees outlined above.
Contact: Russell Fielding (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Apply: Application forms available online.